Join NISE Net partners for a conversation on how to better engage girls in museum programing! Presenters will share lessons learned, resources from PBS programing SciGirls and NSF funded Girls RISE (Raising Interest in Science and Engineering) Museum Network, and some specific tips and tricks to better engage girls in upcoming NanoDays 2015 activities.
Online Brown-Bag: Exhibit Small Talk - Tips for Hosting the Nano Mini-Exhibition: Marketing Strategies
Second in a series of brown bags about the Nano mini-exhibition, we will be discussing strategies for marketing the Nano mini-exhibition. We will go over promotional materials developed by the NISE Network for the exhibit. We will review the development process, and provide ideas on adapting these resources for use by your museum. We will also show examples from partners who have adapted NISE Network materials for use in their Nano advertising.
Online Brown-Bag: Localizing Your NanoDays Kit: Adapting Kit Material for Local Culture and Industry
NISE Net partners have adapted NanoDays activities to extend and increase engagement and understanding of nano in their local communities. From creating a series of culturally based activities for camps and school outreach to using kit activities to foster closer relationships with local industry, we'll explore ways to identify the need and what steps these museums have taken to successfully bring nano to their community.
The NISE Network National Chemistry Week page: www.nisenet.org/national-chemistry-week featuring nanoscience, technology, and engineering activities for the public suitable for National Chemistry Week.
The International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies (IYL 2015) is a global initiative that will highlight to the citizens of the world the importance of light and optical technologies in their lives, for their futures, and for the development of society.
Learn more about NISE Network activites and professional development opportunities at the Association of Children's Museums (ACM) annual Interactivity conference.
ACM invites you to submit a session proposal for InterActivity 2015!
Submission deadline: August 1, 2014.
The 2015 Network-Wide Meeting will be held at the Saint Paul RiverCentre and the Science Museum of Minnesota in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The meeting will feature plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, and opportunities for NISE Network partners to meet and share their own work with others in the Network.
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