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Bruno: Interest Matters More Than Empathy

Deanna Kuhn has a piece up at Education Week about the potential value of incorporating more social science into our science standards. I'm sympathetic to that, but disagree slightly about why. Kuhn's argument seems to be that social science contexts might be especially good for "hooking" students into science because "they address phenomena students likely already know something about".
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