Monthly Archives: February 2014

STEM+Arts Projects on Exhibit at VCSU

Under the direction of VCSU Assistant Professor Armando Ramos, undergraduates Hayden Swanson and Marcie Armstrong demonstrated engineering design principles in their development of works that highlight the interconnection between STEM and the visual arts. A discovery to production cycle is followed in the engineering design process (EDP). Hayden’s work started with an orientation to the interdisciplinary…

National Science Foundation Supports Research on Effective Computer Science Exhibits

JANUARY 22, 2014 With support from a three-year National Science Foundation grant, the Museum of Science, Boston will investigate different exhibit design strategies for building computational thinking capacity among diverse middle and high school learners. The goal is to identify how to support novice learners in making sense of and interacting with computational thinking tools,…

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