Recruiting Scientists for Public Education

Sunday, February 17, 2013
Room 311 (Hynes Convention Center)
Mariette DiChristina , Scientific American, New York City, NY
As the editor in chief of Scientific American, Mariette will talk about the role of professional scientists in education, the motivations of scientists who have volunteered to work with young people, and about SciAm's "1000 scientists in 1000 days" online initiative which strives to match professional scientists with educators around the country to promote science education.