2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Navigate the Galactic Zoo of Citizen Science Projects and Approaches

Monday, October 23, 2017: 2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Laura Herszenhorn, California Academy of Sciences
Session Moderator:
Neal Ramus, California Academy of Sciences
Presenters:
Brian Levine, American Museum of Natural History, Leonora Shell, North Carolina State University and Julie Feldt, Zooniverse

Citizen science can be a powerful STEM education tool, but a vast landscape of projects and resources can be challenging to navigate. Learn how museums leverage projects for different audiences and purposes, and how you can select and advocate for the style of engagement that’s right for you.