This accession includes an audiotape recording of Dr. Margaret Mead, Anthropologist, discussing "Science Education for our Children" as part of the program "Adventures in Science."
Dibner Visiting Historian of Science Program Records
This accession consists of records documenting the History of Science Society's Dibner Visiting Historians of Science Program, which assisted colleges and universities in obtaining short-term professors in the history of science in order to broaden their course offerings. Materials include correspondence, biographical information, applications from institutions, and related materials.
This accession consists of the "Science in Pre-K" website, maintained by the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), as it existed on April 7, 2016. The Science in Pre-K program began as a cooperative effort between NASM and the Public Schools of the District of Columbia to provide professional development and grew …
This accession consists of the "Science in Pre-K" website, maintained by the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), as it existed on September 2, 2014. The Science in Pre-K program began as a cooperative effort between NASM and the District of Columbia Public Schools to provide professional development and grew to have …
This accession consists of the main Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC) website as it existed on July 3, 2014. SSEC is jointly administered by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academies. The website replaced the former National Science Resources Center website when the office changed its name in 2013. The SSEC website includes …
This accession consists of publications and brochures produced by the History of Science Society (HSS). The primary topic is the study and teaching of the history of science. Also included is one copy of the published program for the HSS annual meeting in 1999.
This accession consists of administrative records pertaining to general management and oversight of Lemelson Center teams and activities. Materials include team meeting agendas and minutes; team update reports; and notes from a team retreat.
This accession consists of Lemelson Center publications such as reports, articles, the Prototype Newsletter, advertisements, invitations, postcards, and flyers. Of note are materials created for the Spark!Lab at the National Museum of American History, a hands on space that uses fun activities to help kids and families learn about …
Discovery Box Records
This accession consists of records documenting Discovery Boxes, also known as Family Room Boxes, maintained by the Naturalist Center for use by visiting families. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. The Family Room Boxes were designed for children who …
This accession consists of publications by the National Science Resources Center (NSRC) regarding science education. Materials include curricula, guides, conference and training materials, and other published NSRC products.