We have designed and implemented an intelligent tutoring system for inquiry. We have shown transfer of CVS to be robust when tested 6 months later.
Sao Pedro, M., Gobert, J., & Raziuddin, J. (2010). Comparing Pedagogical Approaches for the Acquisition and Long-Term Robustness of the Control of Variables Strategy. To appear in the Proceedings of the International Conference of the Learning Sciences, Chicago, IL, June, 2010.
Sao Pedro, M., Gobert, J., Heffernan, N., & Beck, J. (2009). Comparing Pedagogical Approaches for Teaching the Control of Variables Strategy. N.A. Taatgen & H. vanRijn (Eds.), Proceedings of the 31st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1294-1299). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
A set of performance assessments for Middle School science inquiry in Physical Science.