Summative Study of the Nano Mini-exhibition

May 20th, 2013 | EVALUATION

The Summative Study of the Nano Mini-exhibition took place during the spring and summer of 2012. After being observed during their Mini-exhibition experience, 455 visitors across six different partner institutions participated in surveys and interviews with NISE Net evaluation team members. This report begins by describing the key findings of the study in detail, with additional information about study methods, instruments, and two exploratory sub-studies found in the Appendices.



Team Members

Gina Navoa Svarovsky, Author, University of Notre Dame
Juli Goss, Author, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Gayra Ostgaard, Author, Minnesota Evaluation Studies Institute
Nelda Reyes, Author, SAG-AFTRA
Clara Cahill, Author, Museum of Science, Boston
Ryan Auster, Author, Museum of Science, Boston
Marjorie Bequette, Author, Science Museum of Minnesota


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

Related URLs

Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network


Access and Inclusion: English Language Learners | Ethnic | Racial | Hispanic | Latinx Communities | People with Disabilities
Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Engineering | Materials science | Technology
Resource Type: Evaluation Reports | Research and Evaluation Instruments | Summative | Survey
Environment Type: Exhibitions | Museum and Science Center Exhibits | Professional Development | Conferences | Networks | Resource Centers and Networks