Summative Evaluation: Disease Detectives

November 1st, 2009 | EVALUATION

The Science Museum of Minnesota (SMM) contracted with Randi Korn & Associates, Inc. (RK&A) to evaluate Disease Detectives, a traveling exhibition made possible by a Science Education Partnership Award from the National Center for Research Resources, a component of the National Institutes of Health. RK&A conducted a summative evaluation to investigate how visitors experienced the exhibition and how effectively the exhibition conveyed information about infectious diseases. Data were collected through standardized questionnaires and in-depth interviews.



Team Members

Randi Korn & Associates, Inc., Evaluator, Randi Korn & Associates, Inc.
Science Museum of Minnesota, Contributor


Funding Source: NIH
Award Number: R25RR020439


Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Education and learning science | Health and medicine | Life science
Resource Type: Evaluation Reports | Summative
Environment Type: Exhibitions | Museum and Science Center Exhibits