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Program evaluation in STEM education

Evaluation of Solar System Resources Developed by PBS’s NOVA

In 2011 and 2012, CEG conducted an evaluation of NOVA’s program “Finding Life Beyond Earth.” The report summarizes the educational impact of the NOVA program on viewers and educators. Originally posted on October 18, 2012


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CEG Partners with AIR to Evaluate MA Initiative for English Language Learners

CEG is partnering with American Institutes for Research (AIR) to evaluate a pilot test of a new initiative “Rethinking Equity and Teaching for English Language Learners” (RETELL) which is designed to improve and support the academic achievement of English language learners in the Commonwealth. More information about RETELL is available here. Originally posted on October 10,…
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Evaluation of Ocean Science Resources

In 2012, CEG conducted an evaluation of web-based educational resources for Jonathan Bird’s Blue World, created by the Oceanic Research Group. We worked with a local middle school science classroom as well as a national sample of science educators to test out the website and its Study Guides as well as other resources for teachers. The…
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CEG to Evaluate Civil Engineering Clubs

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has asked CEG to evaluate a new program designed to connect engineer mentors with high school students in an effort to encourage students to consider careers in civil engineering. The study will take place during the 2012-2013 academic year. Originally posted on July 20, 2012


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