Ken Turner, Jr.'s Research

Assistant Professor of Science Education


Amazing Molecules and Me! A STEM-Rich Informal Chemistry Experience for Middle School Students
Amazing Molecules and Me! A STEM-Rich Informal Chemistry Experience for Middle School Students
Turner, K., Stork, D., & Luetts, T. “Amazing Molecules and Me! A STEM-Rich Informal Chemistry Experience for Middle School Students.” Presentation at the ICTM and ISTS Annual Conference, West Des Moines, Oct. 9-10, 2016.
Cooking Connections: Science, Math, Art, Careers, Credentials, and Dual Credits!
Cooking Connections: Science, Math, Art, Careers, Credentials, and Dual Credits!
Turner, Ken, & Frost, K. “Cooking Connections: Science, Math, Art, Careers, Credentials, and Dual Credits!” Presentation at the Connections Conference, St. Charles, IL, March 13, 2013.
Engineering Design and Our Students.
Engineering Design and Our Students.
Turner, Ken. “Engineering Design and Our Students.” Workshops hosted by the Cooperative Educational Service Agency 7, Green Bay, 2014.
Engineering Design for Engineering Design: Benefits, Models, and Examples from Practice
Engineering Design for Engineering Design: Benefits, Models, and Examples from Practice
Turner, K., Kirby, M., & Bober, S. “Engineering Design for Engineering Design: Benefits, Models, and Examples from Practice.” i.e.: inquiry in education 8, no. 2 (2016). Digitalcommons.nl.edu
Formative Evaluation of Preparedness to Teach Engineering Design and NGSS.
Formative Evaluation of Preparedness to Teach Engineering Design and NGSS.
Turner, Ken. “Formative Evaluation of Preparedness to Teach Engineering Design and NGSS.” Poster presentation at the Evaluation 2014 Conference, Denver, Oct. 15-18, 2014.
How Can We Bring Engineering Design to Our College Courses (and Why Is that Important)?
How Can We Bring Engineering Design to Our College Courses (and Why Is that Important)?
Turner, Ken. “How Can We Bring Engineering Design to Our College Courses (and Why Is that Important)?” Poster presentation at the 128th Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Sciences, Des Moines, Aril 22-23, 2016.
Ready for the Next Generation Science Standards.
Ready for the Next Generation Science Standards.
Turner, Ken. “Ready for the Next Generation Science Standards.” Presentation at the 126th Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science, Fort Dodge, April 11-12, 2014.
Using Engineering Design to Collaboratively Create Engineering Design
Using Engineering Design to Collaboratively Create Engineering Design
Turner, K. & Kirby, M. “Using Engineering Design to Collaboratively Create Engineering Design.” Presentation at the NSTA Regional Conference, Minneapolis, Oct. 27-29, 2016.
“Excellence: Building Process and Content with Integrated Curriculum Projects!
“Excellence: Building Process and Content with Integrated Curriculum Projects!
Turner, K., Nemetz, J., & Koschnitzke, A. “Excellence: Building Process and Content with Integrated Curriculum Projects!” Presentation at the Connections Conference, St. Charles, IL, March 13, 2013.