Science Learning+

Science Learning+

DESCRIPTION

Science Learning+ will provide up to $14.4 million to support research into how learning happens outside the classroom, exploring the most effective practices, and building the evidence base in this area.

The aims are: (1) to learn more about, evaluate, and maximize the impact of informal learning experiences, and (2) to improve understanding of how informal environments may help to widen access to STEM for youth from all backgrounds.

Science Learning+ is an international partnership established by NSF (National Science Foundation), the UK-based Wellcome Trust and the UK ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) in collaboration with the MacArthur Foundation, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and the Noyce Foundation. Science Learning+ is a 6th Program Type within the new AISL Solicitation. 

Opportunities
OPPORTUNITY DETAILS

Funder: 

National Science Foundation

Deadline: 

Thursday, July 10, 2014

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