Nicole Cabrera, a doctoral student in Physics and Astronomy, was recently awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship by the National Science Foundation. The prize, which consists of three annual stipends of $30,000, recognizes and will support Cabrera’s ongoing research into exoplanets – planets that revolve around other suns.
The National Science Foundation/EHR published a User-Friendly Handbook for Mixed Method Evaluations, which features an overview of evaluation methods and information on designing and reporting mixed method evaluations.
The Molecular Logic Database is designed to provide teachers and students with easy access to our model-based activities. The activities are derived largely, but not entirely, from projects of the Concord Consortium sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The models are primarily of interactions of atoms and molecules, or rule-based genetics.
The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions. Content is either produced by NSF or gathered from scientists, colleges and universities, and NSF science and engineering centers.
FREE - 6 PEEP and the Big Wide World apps which were designed to teach science to preschoolers (3 - 5 years) in a cute, fun way! Major funding for these educational apps is provided by the National Science Foundation.