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Cynthia Copolo

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PROFESSIONAL ROLES

  • Evaluator 

BIO

I have a Ph.D. from UNC Chapel Hill in Curriculum and Instruction focusing on science education. I have served as the Associate Director of the Center for Mathematics and Science Education, directed NSF-funded "North Carolina Leadership Network for EArth Science Teachers," evaluated numerous science and mathematics programs and have taught high school biology, chemistry and computer programming. 

EXPERTISE

Field-based professional development
Evaluation of curriculum kits
Evaluation of science professional development
 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS


The Rock Cycle: A Science Model for Grades 3-5. (2008) NCSMTEC Publication.
Smith, P.S., Hounshell, P., Copolo, C., Wilkerson, S. 2006. The Impact of End-of-course Testing in Chemistry on Curriculum and Instruction. Science Education, 76(5), 523-530.
West, N; Roberson, M; & Copolo,C. (2002). Taking EArth Science Outdoors in North Carolina, Englewood, CO: Morton Publishing Co.