The Link Between Dinosaurs and Birds

Testimonials

Educators who take Seminars on Science courses have overwhelmingly praised the program for its exciting content, rigorous academics, wonderful instructors, and the convenience of its online course structure. Many educators come back to explore additional courses. Here is some feedback from recent course participants in this course.

"The assignments were terrific. They can be used in my own classroom, and were fun to do. The essays were also wonderful. It was great to learn about this information from people who are actually DOING the research."

—high school Earth science teacher



Course Content

"I thoroughly enjoyed the course assignments. They were truly relevant and were the most interesting and enjoyable graduate-level assignments I've ever encountered. Well done!" —middle school general science teacher

"The assignments were terrific. They can be used in my own classroom, and were fun to do. The essays were also wonderful. It was great to learn about this information from people who are actually DOING the research." —high school Earth science teacher

Instructors

"I liked that there was active participation from most of those enrolled, and the prompt, positive responses from the teaching assistant and scientist." —high school biology teacher

"I absolutely loved the content that supported the inquiry, are birds dinosaurs. The textbook, essays, videos, and websites were great! The textbook was probably the best I have ever read. Learning how cladograms are used to show evolutionary relationships was very interesting. The theories about reasons for dinosaur extinction were fascinating. I also really enjoyed Rachel Beck's prompt, enthusiastic responses and feedback to our discussion items. I just loved this course!" —high school biology teacher

Learning Online

"I loved the assignments. I entered the course with little knowledge in the area and feel much more equipped to add it to my curriculum this coming year." —high school biology teacher



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