Can Fossil Analysis Software Help Us Plan Curriculum?

August 20, 2014

While on a path recently to analyze curriculum elements at my college I discovered simple, free software – PAleontological STatistics (PAST) – that turned out to be well suited to the centerpiece of my endeavor. A surprise for me was that – though the software was clearly intended for fossil analysis – as an educator I was able to successfully “ride its coat-tails”!