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  • Date: 05/16/2016
    Resource Category!: Summative
    This study was a longitudinal summative evaluation of repeat visitors’ experiences in four Math Moves! exhibitions that were developed as part of a large collaborative exhibition development project called Math Core for Museums, and mounted at four museums around the country: Museum of Science (Boston); Museum of Life & Science (Durham, NC); ... »
  • Date: 06/08/2015
    Resource Category!: Summative
    Life on Earth is interactive software installed as a museum touchtable exhibit that uses data about over seventy thousand (70,000) species from several databases to help visitors explore and deepen their understanding of biodiversity, evolution and common ancestry, and the history of life on earth (DeepTree/ FloTree). Some installations also ... »
  • Date: 01/01/2013
    Resource Category!: Summative
    The Touch the Sun exhibition showcases the stunning state-of-the-art imagery of the Sun captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory and streamed to Chabot in near-real-time. Central to the exhibit is a fully interactive, 90-inch display presenting animations of the Sun's atmosphere in astounding detail. Additional exhibits give visitors hands-on ... »
  • Date: 09/29/2012
    Resource Category!: Summative
    What motivates kids to take multiple programs at the Minnesota Zoo? What makes Minnesota Zoo programs so comfortable and engaging that some kids just keep coming back? How do these experiences support kids’ interest in animals and wildlife conservation? The Minnesota Zoo (MN Zoo) offers over a dozen educational programs for youth tailored to ... »
  • Date: 04/09/2012
    Resource Category!: IRB/Consent Form
    This umbrella protocol developed by the Exploratorium outlines their policy of determining whether they can share video recordings of minors based on whether or not they have obtained parental consent. Distinctions are drawn between recordings filmed in public and non-public (ie. focus group) spaces. ... »
  • Date: 09/01/2011
    Resource Category!: IRB/Consent Form
    This consent form describes what data will be collected, how it will be used, and how much identifying information will be included in writing associated with the project. ... »
  • Date: 07/01/2011
    Resource Category!: Summative
    In 2011, the Space Science Institute (SSI) engaged Insight Evaluation Services (IES) to conduct a summative evaluation of an online, multi-user space science game called MyStar. The game, which was developed with funding from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), was designed to introduce late middle school-early high school ... »
  • Date: 07/30/2010
    Resource Category!: Summative
    In spring 2009, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science (Museum) contracted with JVA Consulting, LLC (JVA) to conduct a comprehensive process and outcome evaluation of the Passport to Health (P2H) program. The Museum designed P2H, originally a three-year program funded by the Colorado Health Foundation (the Foundation), to improve health ... »
  • Date: 03/01/2010
    Resource Category!: IRB/Consent Form
    This consent form was used as part of a TERC project that focused on developing and evaluating math materials in libraries. It uses simple and readable text. ... »
  • Date: 02/06/2009
    Resource Category!: IRB/Consent Form
    This application requested (and received) an exemption from the consent requirement. The key in this application is that all data collection was done anonymously. ... »