In this issue
I. Using Phenomena to Promote Science Literacy
Researchers from Project 2061 and elsewhere showcased how they are identifying phenomena that support the teaching and learning of key science ideas during an interactive poster session at the 2007 CCMS Knowledge Sharing Institute. Read the full story.
II. Roseman Opens Smithsonian Lecture Series
At an invited lecture in May, Project 2061 Director Jo Ellen Roseman brought Project 2061's vision of science literacy to the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Read more.
III. New AAAS Prize Honors Science Teacher
Chemistry teacher Chris Kennedy of Hiram, GA, is the 2007 winner of a new AAAS prize that recognizes a high school science teacher. Read more.