JL Bencze Homepage OISE University of Toronto
Homepage of John Lawrence Bencze (ORCID), Associate Professor (Emeritus), Science Education, OISE, University of Toronto

Welcome! This site describes my scholarship & provides resources.

J. Lawrence ('Larry') Bencze
Associate Professor, Emeritus
CTL, OISE, U. Toronto
(Floor 11, SW Wing, Rm. 154)
252 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON, M5S 1V6 Canada
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Scholarship
My team of graduate students & teachers and I study science education that promotes - via 'STEPWISE - civic socio-political actions to increase social justice & ecological wellbeing. New: STS Uses in Science Education.



Curriculum Vitae
This page provides a summary of my educational and work background, with special focus on references to publications resulting from my research. New: Colleagues and I have just released a new issue of JASTE, our open-access journal.
Outreach
Related to my scholarship, I can conduct -
by invitation - seminars and workshops (with coverage for travel & accommodation costs). New: Rethinking Curriculum.





Resources

Many of these resources relate to STEPWISE,
which prioritizes socio-economic critiques in STSE relationships, including our new teacher resource book, Science Education for Civic Action, which includes our new graphic novel about a dust pollution controversy.