Charles Rop's Current Projects

ISIS (Inquiry and Science Induction for Schools) A grant funded by the IMLS

Project-Accelerating Achievement in Math and Science in Urban Schools (AAMSUS). A 5-year grant-funded project to improve science and mathematics instruction of gifted students

The Center for Urban Ecology and Informal Education. A center sponsored by the Urban Affairs Center of The University of Toledo.

ARRT A river runs through it: A OBOR grant-funded project for integration and inquiry

Plant Science for Teachers: A summer OBOR grant-funded program

The Geology of The Black Hills of South Dakota and Wyoming. Pending OBOR funding.

Benchmarks for technology integration in teacher education programs

Research concerning the culture of high school science: What does it mean to learn and know? Please see publications list

K-12 science education: field study in urban natural areas. Research funded by the UT Urban Affairs Center. Click on each for a PDF report

  1. Land Labs and Urban Schools: A local urban case study
  2. Field studies close to home A review of the research literature

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