Publications & Presentations

PUBLICATIONS (Peer-reviewed journals):

Bokor, J. R., Broo, J. A., & Mahoney, J. A. (in press) Using fossil teeth to study the co-evolution of horses and plants. The American Biology Teacher.

Darwiche, H., Barnes, M., Barnes, L., Cooper, L.A., Bokor, J.R., Koroly, M.J. (Under Revision). Bench to Bedside: The Effectiveness of a Professional Development Program Focused on Biomedical Science and Action Research. Journal of Science Teacher Education.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J.R.  (In Press). Ebola Epidemic: Using Current Events to Teach Authentic Inquiry Science. The American Biology Teacher.

Bokor, J. R., Darwiche, H., & Joseph, D. S. (2015). Using a simulation to illustrate crosscutting concepts through a disease model. The American Biology Teacher. 77(6), 445-451.

Bokor, J. R., Joseph, D. S., & Darwiche, H. (2015). Treating Pompe disease: exploring cause and effect through a disease model. The Science Teacher, 82(1), 43-46.

Bokor, J. R., Landis, J. B., & Crippen, K. J. (2014). High school students’ learning and perceptions of phylogenetics of flowering plants. CBE-Life Sciences Education13(4), 653-665.

Brown, J. C, Bokor, J. R., Crippen, K. J., and Koroly, M. (2014). Translating current science into materials for high school via a scientist-teacher partnership. Journal of Science Teacher Education, (25)3, 239-262. doi: 10.1007/s10972-013-9371-y.

Borgerding, L. A., T. D. Sadler, and M. J. Koroly (2013). Teachers’ Concerns about Biotechnology Education. Journal of Science Education and Technology, 22, 133-147.

Burgin, S.R., Sadler, T., Koroly, M.J. (2013). High School Science Participation in Scientific Research Apprenticeships: Variation in and Relationships among Student Experiences and Outcomes. Research Science Education, 42, 1-29.

Bokor, J. R. (2012). You sank my … bacteriophage?  The American Biology Teacher 74(6). 422-423.

 

PRESENTATIONS (National and International, Peer-reviewed):

Bokor, J. R., Crippen, K. J., & Landis, J. B. (2015, April). Using Scaffolding to Build Phylogenetic Trees with High School Students. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Association for Research in Science Teaching, Chicago, IL.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J.R., Koroly, M.J. (2015, April). University Partnerships for Teacher Professional Development. Poster presented at the annual Experimental Biology meeting in Boston, MA.

Rodkin, C., Darwiche, H., Koroly, MJ. (2015, April). University Partnerships for K-12 Research and Education. Poster presented at the annual Experimental Biology meeting in Boston, MA.

Darwiche, H. & Bokor, J.R. (2015, February). Leveraging Teacher Research Experiences to Create Curricular Units. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership, San Francisco, CA.

Bokor, J. R., Broo, J., MacFadden, B., McLaughlin, C., & Moran, S. (2015, February). Bringing Natural History Collections into the Science Classroom. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership, San Francisco, CA.

Darwiche, H. & Bokor, J.R. (2015, February). Leveraging Teacher Research Experiences to Create Curricular Units. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership, San Francisco, CA.

McLaughlin, C., Bokor, J. R., Broo, J., & Moran, S. (2015, February). Promoting Student Inquiry through Strategic Teacher-Scientist Partnerships. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership, San Francisco, CA.

Bokor, J. R. (2014, April). American High School Biology Classroom Practices from 1935 – 1960: Implications for Today. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Association for Research in Science Teaching, Pittsburg, PA.

Brown, J. C., Crippen, K. J., Koroly, M.J., Bokor, J. R., Joseph, D. S., & Darwiche, H.  (2013, April).  Supporting Professional Development that Builds Capacity for Change. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Association for Research in Science Teaching, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

Brown, J. C., Darwiche, H., Joseph, D., Bokor, J., & Koroly, M. J. (2013, January). The CPET model of professional development: supporting science teachers through curriculum creation. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association Science Teacher Education, Charleston, SC.

 

PRESENTATIONS (Practitioner-oriented, Peer-reviewed):

Bokor, J. R. & Darwiche, H. (2014, November) Biomedical Curriculum Series:  developed by teachers for teachers. Paper presented at the annual regional conference of the National Science Teacher Association, Orlando, FL.

Bokor, J. R., Landis, J. B., Broo, J., & Mahoney, J. (2014, November) Co-evolution in the high school classroom: constructing and applying phylogenies to interpret plant and pollinator interactions. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Association for Biology Teachers, Cleveland, OH.

Landis, J. B. & Bokor, J. R. (2014, November) Flowers, Birds, and Bees: Constructing Phylogenies and Interpreting Plant/ Pollinator Interactions in the High School Classroom. Paper presented at the annual regional conference of the National Science Teacher Association, Orlando, FL.

Landis, J. B. & Bokor, J. R. (2014, November) Forensic botany in the high school classroom: real world application of molecular techniques. Paper presented at the annual regional conference of the National Science Teacher Association, Orlando, FL.

Bokor, J.R. & Darwiche, H. (2014, November).  Biomedical Curriculum Series: Developed by Teachers, For Teachers. Paper presented at the National Science Teachers Association regional conference in Orlando, FL.

Bokor, J. R. and Darwiche, H. (2013, November). Exploring rare disease through hands-on and blended settings. Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Association for Biology Teachers, Atlanta, GA.

Bokor, J. R. and Darwiche, H. (2013, November). No more mosquito! Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Association for Biology Teachers, Atlanta, GA.

Bokor, J. R. and Darwiche, H. (2013, April). Biotechnology from bench to bedside. Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Science Teachers Association, San Antonio, TX.

Barnes MB, Barnes LW, Darwiche H. (2013, April). How to “Biotech” Your Secondary School Class: Strategies for Implementation and Assessment using Action Research. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Science Teachers Association in San Antonio, TX.

Bokor, J. R. (2012, March). Biotechnology from bench to bedside. Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Science Teachers Association, Indianapolis, IN.

Bokor, J. R. (2012, March). What is buzzing in our backyard? Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Science Teachers Association, Indianapolis, IN.

Bokor, J. R., & Darwiche, H. (2011, October). Introducing translational research through role play. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Association of Biology Teachers, Anaheim, CA.

Bokor, J. R., & Darwiche, H. (2011, October). Pipetting by design. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Association of Biology Teachers, Anaheim, CA.

Bokor, J. R. (2011, March). Translating university science research into classroom-friendly curriculum modules. Paper presented at the annual national conference of the National Science Teachers Association, San Francisco, CA.

Bokor, J. R. (2010, November). Integrating emerging pathogens topics into high schools. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Association of Biology Teachers, Minneapolis, MN.

Bokor, J. R. (2010, October). Biotechnology in the classroom:  results from the field. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Florida Association of Science Teachers, St. Augustine, FL.

 

PRESENTATIONS (Invited):

Bokor, J. R., Landis, J. B., & Crippen, K. J. (2015, April). A Design-Based Research Approach: Building High School Student Understanding of Phylogenetics. Poster presented at the University of Florida College of Education Student Alliance of Graduates in Education Annual Symposium, Gainesville, FL.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J.R., Koroly, M.J. (2015, April). Teacher-Scientist Partnerships: Creating and Disseminating Biomedical Curricular Modules.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of Advances in Medical Education in Jacksonville, FL.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J.R., & Koroly, M.J. (2015, February). UF CPET: Professional Development Programs for Science Teachers. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership, San Francisco, CA.

Landis, J. B. & Bokor, J. R. (2014, August). High School Students’ Learning and Perceptions of Phylogenetics of Flowering Plants. Poster presented at the annual Botany Conference, Boise, ID.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J.R., Joseph, D., Koroly, M.J. (2013, February). Professional Development for High School Science Teachers. Presented at the International Teacher-Scientist Partnership Conference in conjunction with the AAAS National Conference in Boston, MA.

Joseph, D., Bokor, J. R., & Koroly, M. J. (2013, February). Exploring emerging pathogens:  five years of education outreach. Poster presented at the annual UF Emerging Pathogens Institute Research Day, Gainesville, FL.

Bokor, J. R. (2012, September). Best practices of partnership development:  enriching teacher and student experiences. Invited presentation at the Northeast Florida Educational Consortium Fall Summit, Gainesville, FL.

Joseph, D., Bokor, J. R., & Koroly, M. J. (2012, February). Exploring emerging pathogens:  four years of education outreach. Poster presented at the annual UF Emerging Pathogens Research Day, Gainesville, FL.

Darwiche, H., Bokor, J. R., & Koroly, M. J. (2011, May). Biomedical Explorations: Bench to Bedside. Poster presented at the annual conference of the NIH NCRR Science Education Partnership Award, Seattle, WA.

Bokor, J. R., Kelso, E., & Koroly, M.J. (2011, February). A curriculum integrating emerging pathogen topics into high schools. Poster presented at the annual UF Emerging Pathogens Research Day, Gainesville, FL.

Kelso, E., Bokor, J. R., & Koroly, M. J. (2011, February). Exploring emerging pathogens:  three years of education outreach. Poster presented at the annual UF Emerging Pathogens Research Day, Gainesville, FL.

Golart, K., Bokor, J. R., & Koroly, M. J. (2010, May). Biomedical Explorations: Bench to Bedside. Poster presented at the annual conference of the NIH NCRR Science Education Partnership Award, Birmingham, AL.

Bokor, J. R., Kelso, E., & Koroly, M. J. (2010, February). UF‐HHMI ICORE: emerging pathogens partnership program. Poster presented at the annual UF Emerging Pathogens Research Day, Gainesville, FL.