Results for: Education
Learning* through Citizen Science: An Aspirational Vision and Ten Questions to Prompt Reflection on Practice
Posted on: September 1, 2016
CSA’s Education Working Group has taken on as its mission to enable, inspire, investigate, and facilitate effective integration of scientific and educational goals, practices, and outcomes in citizen science. We offer […]
Posted on: July 26, 2016
Citizen science has long been talked about in terms of education and learning. There are increasing opportunities for educators to gain skills and find resources for using citizen science with youth. […]
Tags: citizen science, diversity, education, engagement, inclusion, learning
Posted on: November 24, 2015
CS offers a powerful tool to increase lifelong engagement in learning, to enhance participants’ sense of power or agency in increasing scientific knowledge through research, and to foster and feed participants’ curiosity so that their scientific identity and interests continue to expand and flourish.
Tags: citizen science, education, engagement, Framework for K-12 Science Education, learning objectives, scientific literacy
Posted on: October 15, 2015
Through involvement in citizen science, people of all ages and backgrounds can contribute to science while building passion for and understanding of scientific ways to investigate the natural world.
Tags: citizen science, CitSci2017, education, engagement, learning
Posted on: September 29, 2015
The Education Working Group of the Citizen Science Association is launching a blog series to stimulate conversation and collaboration around how to best support learning objectives in citizen science. This is the first blog of the series.
Tags: citizen science, Citizen Science 2015, CitSci2015, conference
Posted on: January 22, 2015
By: Ryan Collay, Mary Ford, Sandra Henderson, Eric Jolly, Nancy Trautmann, and Sarah Kirn Join the Education Working Group of the Citizen Science Association for the panel discussion – Developing a […]