Season I Evaluation: PEEP Explorer’s Guide Final Report

May 1st, 2005 | EVALUATION

This external evaluation of the PEEP Explorer's Guide found the Guide effective in meeting its goals. Teachers who used the Guide were extremely satisfied with its content, materials, and usability. They reported the Guide was highly appealing to children, and they used materials from the Guide to forge home-school connections. Teachers found the Guide made useful links between science, literacy, and language. Pre-post comparisons demonstrated that, while teachers were engaged in similar instructional practices before and after using the Guide, the Guide alleviated the challenges of teaching preschool science.



Team Members

Jennifer Beck, Evaluator, Goodman Research Group, Inc.
Jennie Murack, Evaluator, Goodman Research Group, Inc.
WGBH, Contributor
Irene F Goodman, Evaluator, Goodman Research Group, Inc.


Funding Source: NSF
Funding Program: ISE/AISL
Award Number: 0104700
Funding Amount: 5911050

Related URLs

Peep and the Big Wide World: A Television Science Series for Three to Five Year Olds


Audience: Educators | Teachers | Evaluators | Museum | ISE Professionals | Pre-K Children (0-5)
Discipline: Education and learning science | General STEM | Nature of science
Resource Type: Evaluation Reports | Summative
Environment Type: Broadcast Media | Media and Technology | Professional Development | Conferences | Networks | Professional Development and Workshops