The Case for Informal Science Education

Thursday, March 4, 2010
Resource Type:
Conference Proceedings | Reference Materials
Environment Type: 
Professional Development, Conferences, and Networks, Professional Development and Workshops
Educators/Teachers | Museum/ISE Professionals | Scientists | Evaluators
Education and learning science | General STEM
National Science Foundation, Center for Advancement of Informal Science Education, Institute for Museum and Library Services, The After-School Corporation, The Museum Group, Hopa Mountain, Exploratorium, Afterschool Alliance, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Innovation Center, Bureau of Common Sense

These conference proceedings summarize work done by the CAISE Inquiry Groups and include presentations from NSF Program Officer Al DeSena and CAISE Co-PI John Falk (Introduction), Falk and Carlos Manjerrez (Infrastructure Inquiry Group), Saskia Traill (Policy Study Inquiry Group), Kevin Crowley (Learning Inquiry Group), and a synthesis and reflection from Sheila Grinell, Bonnie Sachatello-Sawyer, Rob Semper, Julie Johnson, Erik Peterson, Rich Borchelt, Wendy Wheeler, and Kevin Crowley. All meeting documentation was provided by Catherine McEver.


Team Members

Al DeSenaAl DeSenaContributor
John H FalkCo-Principal Investigator
Carlos ManjarrezCarlos ManjarrezContributor
Saskia TraillContributor
Kevin CrowleyCo-Principal Investigator
Sheila GrinellSheila GrinellContributor
Bonnie Sachatello-SawyerBonnie Sachatello-SawyerContributor
Rob SemperRob SemperContributor
Julie JohnsonContributor
Erik PetersonErik PetersonContributor
Rick BorcheltRick BorcheltContributor
Wendy WheelerWendy WheelerContributor
Catherine McEverCatherine McEverAuthor

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