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Posted on: January 27, 2017
The Citizen Science Association is a rapidly growing organization with many new names and faces. Some of those faces are volunteering their time to lead this organization as Board Members. This […]
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.
Posted on: March 23, 2015
Washington, D.C. (March 23rd, 2015)– Citizen science received some high level attention today when plans were unveiled to install a new rain gauge in the First Lady’s Kitchen Garden. This rain […]