COS 90
Education And Outreach II

Thursday, August 8, 2013: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
L100F, Minneapolis Convention Center
8:20 AM
 Teaching Ecology in a SCALE-UP (Student-Centered Active Learning Environment for Undergraduate Programs) room
Brett J. Goodwin, University of North Dakota; Brian J. Darby, University of North Dakota
8:40 AM
 Citizen science data: It's not just for scientists
Sarah Newman, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.) Education and Public Engagement; Leah A. Wasser, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.) Education and Public Engagement; Dennis L. Ward, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.) Education and Public Engagement; Wendy K. Gram, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.) Education and Public Engagement; Sandra Henderson, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.) Education and Public Engagement
9:00 AM
 Researcher-driven campaigns engage Nature’s Notebook participants in scientific data collection
Theresa M. Crimmins, USA National Phenology Network; Andrew J. Elmore, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Alfredo Huete, University of Technology; Stephen Keller, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Estelle Levetin, University of Tulsa; Jeffrey Luvall, NASA; Orrin Myers, University of New Mexico; Cathlyn D. Stylinski, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Peter K. Van de Water, CSU Fresno; Ana Vukovic, University of Belgrade
9:20 AM
 NASCARand ecology: A remarkably natural partnership for educational outreach and undergraduate research
Jeffrey K. Lake, Adrian College; Penny Cobau-Smith, Adrian College; Agnes Caldwell, Adrian College; Janna D'Amico, Adrian College; Aubrey Quinlan, Adrian College; Andrew Barron, Adrian College; Erin Bisco, Adrian College
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Education toolkits for 21st century ecological research: Facilitating the use of Lidar data in global scale ecology
Leah A. Wasser, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON); Wendy K. Gram, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON, Inc.); Stuart Phinn, Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network, Australia; Alex Held, CSIRO; Thomas Kampe, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON); Sarah Elmendorf, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON); Keith Krause, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON); Shelley Petroy, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)
10:10 AM
 It takes a village to talk science: Science communications tools for administrators and educators
Clarisse Hart, Harvard Forest, Harvard University; McOwiti Thomas, LTER Network Office; Julie E. Doll, Michigan State University; Marcia Nation, CAP LTER, Arizona State University; Kathleen Fallon Lambert, Harvard Forest (Harvard University); Susan Dailey, Florida International University
10:30 AM Cancelled
 A case-based approach for integrating ecology and evolution education
Peter J. T. White, Michigan State University; Merle K. Heidemann, Michigan State University; James J. Smith, Michigan State University
10:50 AM
 EcoMOBILE - Can mobile devices support development of ecological observation skills across temporal and spatial scales?
Amy Kamarainen, New York Hall of Science; Shari Metcalf, Harvard University; Tina Grotzer, Harvard University; Chris Dede, Harvard University