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Engaging the Public in Nano Key Concepts

"Engaging the Public in Nano" provides an overview of key concepts in nanoscale science, engineering, and technology, as identified by the NISE Network. This document is intended as a resource for educators and others who engage the public in informal...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Nanoscale Science Informal Learning Experiences: NISE Network Content Map

The NISE Network content map articulates the key ideas for our educational products, including programs, exhibits, and media experiences. It presents the content knowledge the network has identified as the most important for engaging the public in learning about nanoscale...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Explore Science: Earth & Space Strategies for addressing common misconceptions videos

It can be challenging to know what ideas and experiences learners already have when they visit an informal education venue. What facilitation approaches will help them build productive and deep conceptual learning about Earth and space science? When educators anticipate...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
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Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Explore Science: Tips for leading hands-on activities

These simple reference sheets offer basic tips for leading the hands-on activities in your toolkit. The "Tips for leading hands-on activities" sheet includes suggestions for engaging and encouraging visitors, as well as for handling difficult concepts and misconceptions. The "Tips for guest speakers"...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
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Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

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