Nanotech 2006: A Symposium for Educators: Year Two Summative Evaluation Report

January 15th, 2008 | EVALUATION

This professional development event was held on November 6 and 7, 2006, at the Museum of Science, Boston, under the direction of the Museum’s Director for Strategic Projects, Carol Lynn Alpert. This event was sponsored by the Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC) headquartered at Northeastern University and the University of Massachusetts – Lowell, and by the “Science of Nanoscale Systems and their Device Applications” NSF NSEC headquartered at Harvard University. Research and evaluation of the Symposium was funded independently by the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative through the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Appendix includes survey.



Team Members

Museum of Science, Boston, Contributor
Carol Lynn Alpert, Principal Investigator, Museum of Science, Boston
Barbara Flagg, Evaluator, Multimedia Research
Angela Gaffney, Elissa Chin, Evaluator, Museum of Science, Boston


Funding Source: NSF
Funding Program: EEC Division of Engineering Education and Centers
Award Number: 0647560
Funding Amount: 13439045


Audience: Educators | Teachers
Discipline: Chemistry | Education and learning science | Health and medicine | Physics | Technology
Resource Type: Evaluation Reports | Research and Evaluation Instruments | Summative | Survey
Environment Type: Professional Development and Workshops