Social Studies Research and Practice
Volume 3, Number 3, Winter 2008
Integrating Social Studies and Science: A Natural or Unnatural Fit?
About the Author(s)…
Joyce H. Burstein is an associate professor of social studies education in the Department of Elementary Education at California State University, Northridge. Her teaching and research interests include social studies, multicultural and arts education, and teacher networking and induction.
David Kretschmer is an Associate Professor of mathematics and science education in the Department of Elementary Education at California State University, Northridge. His research interests include elementary science curriculum development, conceptual change, and science content knowledge for teachers.
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