Teaching the History of Science: Resources and Strategies

The Committee on Education has solicited members to compile a collection of engaging classroom activities and demostrations.

Demonstration Experiments: Beyond the Talking Head by Daniel M. Siegel

Galilean and Keplerian Telescopes by Joan L. Richards

Investigating the Ways of Nature: An In-Class Experiment by Michael J. Crowe

An In-Class Demonstration That Aids in Combating Belief in Psychics and in a Claim Made by Some Philosophers of Science by Michael J. Crowe


The Committee on Education is interested in maintaining a roster of members whose qualifications include background or training in K-12 teaching. If you are a member and have substantial experience in teaching at the K-12 level, or hold a Masters in Education, please contact the HSS Executive Office so that we may add you to our list.