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Investigating STEM Literacies in Maker Spaces —
Many communities across the country are developing "maker spaces," environments that combine physical fabrication equipment, social communities of people working together, and educational activities for learning how to design and create works. More »
iSWOOP2: Interpreters and Scientists Working On-Site at Our Parks —
National Parks are full of interesting and unusual STEM features which often intrigue visitors whose questions are answered by park personnel. The iSWOOP project is dedicated to making the scientific research underway at national parks more apparent to the public, especially visitors. ... More »
iSWOOP: Interpreters and Scientists Working On-Site at Our Parks —
National Parks are full of interesting and unusual STEM features which often intrigue visitors whose questions are answered by park personnel. In addition to the natural features, there are often researchers in the parks gathering data and conducting ... More »
Nana y Yo y las Mathematics —
Principal Investigator: Marlene Kliman
Funder: The Heising-Simons Foundation
YMCA of Silicon Valley and TERC propose development, implementation, and evaluation of a multi-pronged math program for children and caregivers delivered through community-based preschools. More »
Zoo and Aquarium Research Collaborative (ZAARC) —
Principal Investigator: Andee Rubin
Funders: National Science Foundation
Based on prior research conducted as part of the Math in Zoos and Aquariums (MiZA) project, this three and one-half year research study is exploring a collaborative model for action research More »