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Tips Sheets for Engaging Public Audiences

This collection of tips sheets offer basic tips for engaging public audiences in hands-on activities. They include resources for engaging with young learners, girls and bilingual audiences, tips for accessibility, inclusion and engagement in museums, tips for engaging visitors in...

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Network wide
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit
Building with Biology kit
NanoDays kit

Online Workshop: Learn about how to get involved with a new community science project around heat waves, sea level rise, extreme precipitation, and drought

Through forums and citizen science projects, museums participating in the Citizen Science, Civics, and Resilient Communities (CSCRC) Project engage the public in active learning and resilience planning around heat waves, sea level rise, extreme precipitation, and drought. This online workshop...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

NanoDays 2010 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2010 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

Stand Up Sit Down Icebreaker

Do you want an activity to energize your professional audience on thought provoking topics around now & near-future brain research and technologies? Use this quick icebreaker where participants vote with their feet and seats by standing up, or sitting down...

Project
Changing Brains

Step into the Shoes of Stakeholders training guide and materials

Step into the Shoes of Stakeholders is a role-playing exercise for professional audiences that encourages participants to consider how they and others would prioritize public engagement efforts on emerging neuroscience research & technology topics. Participants vote on topics using sticker dots as...

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Changing Brains

Online Workshop: Changing the Conversation About Climate

Learn how your organization can be part of a larger movement to change public discourse about climate change to be positive, productive, and solutions-focused! Meet members of the National Network for Ocean and Climate Change Interpretation (NNOCCI), which...

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Linked Products

Editing Our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome forum

As gene editing techniques become more refined, the possibility of editing the human genome is moving from science fiction to reality. In this forum, participants have a chance to discuss the future of human genome editing and important concerns for...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Online Workshop: Findings from Data Collection about Building with Biology Events

In 2016, 200 Building with Biology kits were distributed to museums and informal science education organizations around the country. Kit recipients hosted events with hands-on activities and forum programs that fostered public engagement with science about synthetic biology. This online...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Online Workshop: Evaluating Building with Biology Forums

This online worksohp will prepare participants to collect evaluation data from participants of the Building with Biology forums call Should We Engineer the Mosquito? and Editing the Genome: Now We Can. Should We? All sites receiving a forum stipend must participate...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Online Workshop: What's in Your Building with Biology Kit

On your mark, get set, explore your new Building with Biology 2016 kit! Join us as we walk you through your new public engagement kit filled with hands-on activities, a public forum, and educational and professional development resources about synthetic...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

NanoDays 2015 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2015 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2014 Digital Kit

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2014 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator guides, and associated graphics and information sheets; facilitator orientation materials; and pre-made marketing materials, as well as fonts, logos...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2013 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2013 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2012 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2012 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2011 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2011 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2009 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2009 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

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