The goal of the Biology Concept Inventory project, driven in large measure by Kathy Garvin Doxas, was to consider the conceptual core of biology, and to reveal whether students (and educators) are "getting it".
A key aspect of the project was the development of EdsTools by Ed Svirsky and Isidoros Doxas, a (now inactive) system that enabled us to collect and analyze student responses to a range of questions.
At the end of the day, we hope to drive the construction of more engaging and effective courses and curricula.
The most formidable weapon, against errors of every kind, is Reason – T. Paine, 1794. The Age of Reason
Supported in part by the NSF, a John Doctor award from the Society for Developmental Biology)
& the kind support and benevolent neglect of many others
started a long time ago - last update 4 March 2020