Project Profile

Environmental Science Information Technology Activities (ESITA)

Description

The Environmental Science Information Technology Activities (ESITA) youth-based project provides opportunities for students in grades 9 and 10 from disadvantaged backgrounds to learn about and use IT. During each of three years, 48 students will acquire and employ IT skills as they conduct air and water quality research in their communities and research attitudes toward, and feelings about, IT among their peers.

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PROJECT DETAILS

Award Number
0323178
Project Duration
2003 - 2006
Category
Youth-Based
Organization(s)
University of California–Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Project Work State
CA
Target Gradespan(s)
Middle school (6-8)
High school (9-12)
Project Setting(s)
Informal Education
Geographic Location(s)
Urban
Project Status
Expired
Additional Disciplines
Environmental Science - general
Additional Target Participants
Students