NISE Net Years 6‐10 Evaluation Summary

June 23rd, 2017 | EVALUATION

The purpose of this report is to summarize the findings from the Years 6-10 (2010-2015) Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net) summative evaluation studies and to discuss factors that contributed to the achievement of NISE Net’s goals. The report centers on summative evaluation findings, while also including major project output data and corroborating findings from the Years 6-10 NISE Net research studies. By synthesizing findings across studies, this summary evaluation report provides a high-level description of the cross-cutting and integrated knowledge generation efforts the Network was involved in during Years 6-10. Appendix includes logic model and content map.



Team Members

Marjorie Bequette, Author, Science Museum of Minnesota
Marta Beyer, Author, Museum of Science, Boston
Elizabeth Kollmann, Author, Museum of Science, Boston
Gina Navoa Svarovsky, Author, Notre Dame Center for STEM Education
Liz Rosino Wright, Author, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry


Funding Source: NSF
Funding Program: AISL
Award Number: 0940143

Related URLs

Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network


Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals | Scientists
Discipline: Materials science
Resource Type: Evaluation Reports | Summative
Environment Type: Professional Development | Conferences | Networks | Resource Centers and Networks