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Evaluation and Research Reports List

Evaluation is a process used to improve the design and function of educational experiences in informal learning environments and to measure progress toward goals. Research studies are designed to generate findings that will inform the broader field of informal science education.

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Nanotechnology Onstage Front End Evaluation (2007)

Front-end evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Who Decides Forum 2000 Formative Evaluation

Formative evaluation for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Health Care Forum 2008 Summative Evaluation

Summative evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Year 4 Summative Evaluation Progress Memo

Summative evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Building with Biology Evaluation Materials - Survey Instruments

Formative evaluation and survey instruments for Building with Biology events and forums.
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Compilation of Nanoscale Exhibit Projects Front End Evaluation (2005)

Front-end evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Science Café Online Workshop 2011 Formative Evaluation

Formative evaluation for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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SciTech Today 2009 Summative Evaluation

Summative evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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ASTC Forum Workshop 2008 Formative Evaluation

Formative evaluation for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
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Evaluating the NISE Network: Reflections from the Evaluation Workgroup

This NISE Net Evaluation Team document goes into specifics of how we set up our team, what impacts we decided to measure, and what methods we used to collect data on a national scale. It also talks about ethical considerations we took into account and how we shared our work with multiple audiences.
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