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This study examined the effectiveness of worksheets while learning about biodiversity in a natural history museum. Despite the frequent use of worksheets by school classes during out-of-school activities, their effectiveness...
DATE: September 1st, 2008

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Cornell University is producing a documentary television program about the 100-meter radio telescope in Green Bank, West Virginia. The film, planned as a PBS special, will document the engineering and...
DATES: September 1st, 1994 - August 31st, 2000

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This award will support the production of a two-hour documentary about one of the great milestones in the history of flight: the 1935 crossing of the Pacific Ocean by a...
DATES: July 1st, 2012 - June 30th, 2015

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This game is used to measure whether program participation helps to evelop the child’s ability to accurately predict or infer an animal’s emotional state. ...
DATE: July 8th, 2019

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Established in partnership between Bartram’s Garden and Mural Arts Philadelphia, FloatLab, a new public space and floating art object designed by artist J. Meejin Yoon, will allow visitors to engage...
DATES: September 1st, 2020 - August 31st, 2022

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This project, coordinated by the New Jersey Mathematics Coalition (and a major partner with the SSI) will use the recently completed New Jersey Frameworks in mathematics and science as the...
DATES: July 1st, 1997 - June 30th, 2002

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Introducing young children to STEM is critical for cultivating early interests and understanding that ultimately contribute to broader participation in the STEM fields. However, while there is substantial research around...
DATE: March 28th, 2022

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An afterschool program struggles to foster kindness and civility among youngsters whose environment too often fails to promote such values....
DATE: March 1st, 2004

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Most accounts of an ideal scientific discourse proscribe ad hominem appeals as one way to distinguish it from public discourse. Because of their frequent use of ad hominem attacks, the...
DATE: February 15th, 2012

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In this article, Janice Klein, Director of the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, describes how she and her staff reevaluated the museum collection and audience needs during a reinstallation...
DATE: January 1st, 2005

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This paper seeks to illustrate the first steps in a process of adapting an existing, valid, and reliable spatial ability instrument – the Mental Cutting Test (MCT) – to assess...
DATE: January 1st, 2018

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DATE: January 24th, 2024

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DATE: January 21st, 2024

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DATE: August 3rd, 2017

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Adding Families to the Equation in Appalachia is a multi-state collaborative effort to improve parental involvement in science, mathematics, and technology education in a region of Central Appalachia noted for...
DATES: May 1st, 1997 - September 30th, 1998

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This study explores how activities developed by science experts in partnership with middle school teachers were employed and interpreted. The goals of this partnership were to (a) help the science...
DATE: April 1st, 2011

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The Addressing Gender Barriers in STEM through Theatre of Social Engagement project responds to the need to educate the public about the careers in computer and information science and engineering...
DATES: September 15th, 2010 - August 31st, 2013

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Improving diversity in STEM fields is key to addressing the critical and complex issues faced by society in the 21st century. Research shows that only 17% of American Indian/Alaska Native...
DATES: August 1st, 2022 - July 31st, 2026

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Addressing Societal Challenges through STEM (ASCs) received NSF AISL funding to conduct a Literature Review and Synthesis to answer the question: How are informal learning institutions advancing the use of STEM...
DATES: June 1st, 2019 - May 31st, 2021

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Poster presentation from the 2020 Association of Science and Technology Centers Annual Conference. This poster presented preliminary findings from a configurative literature synthesis on how the literature posted on the InformalScience.org...
DATE: May 31st, 2021

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From 2019 to 2021, Knology undertook a project called Addressing Societal Challenges through STEM, which investigated how informal learning institutions are advancing the use of STEM knowledge and scientific reasoning...
DATE: July 31st, 2021

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This is a conference review of the 2nd Commemoration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, which had the theme Gender, Science and Sustainable Development: The Impact...
DATE: May 9th, 2017

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The Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory is a biological information-gathering process dependent upon and supported by the citizens of the Adirondacks. It acknowledges the interdependence between stakeholders and the biological community...
DATES: January 1st, 2009 - January 1st, 2009

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This is an abstract of Marilyn G. Hood's 1981 Ph.D. dissertation at Ohio State University. Hood researched the relationship between critical attributes of leisure choices and audience preferences for selected...
DATE: January 1st, 1990

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This policy recommendations report is intended to provide guidance for policy-makers on maximizing the beneficial impact of digital technologies on adult informal learning. It provides a concise summary of the...
DATE: March 1st, 2009