Projects

The National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Net) is a community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to supporting learning about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) across the United States. The Network leads and participates in diverse projects that further our mission.

One page summary of projects:

Funding acknowledgements for each project:


Explore Science Earth & Space logo

Space and Earth Informal STEM Education (SEISE) project

STEM public engagement activities about Earth and space science.


Moon and Beyond project

An Immersive Game for STEM Learning in Museums and Planetariums 

  • coming in 2020


Lets Do Chemistry logo

ChemAttitudes

 A research to practice project designed to stimulate interest, sense of relevance, and feelings of self-efficacy about chemistry among public audiences.


Frankenstein200 

Frankenstein logo

Hands-on activities that encourage creativity and reflection about responsible innovation, developed in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein.


Building with Biology 

Activities and conversations about synthetic biology.


Sustainability in Science and Technology Museums

Supports museums in their efforts to expand their sustainability programming through content-rich trainings, public engagement materials, and other resources. 


Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

The Network's nano project created a wide range of educational and professional development materials.

 

STEM educational products:

 

 

 

Professional resources: