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  • March 29
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    The STEM+C program seeks to build evidence to inform development of new pedagogical strategies and pedagogical environments for integrating computing and computational thinking in the teaching and learning of pre-K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), and/or to integrate science, mathematics, and engineering in the...

  • April 3
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    NSF has identified improvement in graduate student preparedness for entering the workforce ( http://www.performance.gov/node/40262?view=public#apg ) as one of its Agency Priority Goals. As part of this goal, supplemental funding is available in FY 2016 and FY 2017 to support science and engineering doctoral students so that they can acquire the...

  • April 5
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    NSF has launched an effort to refresh the Foundation’s cyberinfrastructure vision and strategy, as the current activity, Cyberinfrastructure Framework for 21st Century Science and Engineering (CIF21), completes its final year.

    NSF invites contributions from the whole science, engineering, education, and CI research community to inform...

  • April 11
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    This Dear Colleague Letter from the National Science Foundation encourages proposals aimed at "capacity-building, community-building, and direction-setting for Public Participation in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Research (PPSR).

    Specifically, NSF encourages proposals for Research Coordination Networks (RCN)s,...

  • April 18-19
    2017
    Conference

    The Center for Innovative Research on Cyberlearning (CIRCL) invites applications to attend Cyberlearning 2017: What’s Next? Making Connections to Shape the Future , which will take place April 18-19, 2017 at the Westin Arlington Gateway in Arlington, VA. Approximately 150 leading researchers along with students, educators, designers, industry...

  • April 22-25
    2017
    Conference

    The National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) will hold its 2017 Annual International Conference in San Antonio, TX from April 22-25, 2017.

  • April 26-28
    2017
    Conference

    The three-day conference that will focus on bringing folks together to share the collective passion and vision of the NABI community. Skamania Lodge is located in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge. The Conference Planning Committee has been busy developing sessions and networking opportunities that will utilize the casual atmosphere of the...

  • Apr 27 - May 1
    2017
    Conference

    Contemporary research discussions regarding educational opportunity bear a familiar ring to those of past decades. They affirm the importance of equal opportunity while highlighting the significance of empirically rigorous research for improving opportunity and access. As a result, they have reignited research and policy debates, dating back...

  • May 1
    2017
    Funding Deadline
    The Institute of Museum and Library Services has announced the availability of new grants for professional development and capacity building opportunities for museums. The program is a special initiative of the Museums for America (MFA) grant program, which supports projects developed by individual museums to enable them to better serve their...
  • May 2-5
    2017
    Conference

    In the world of children's museums, we talk a lot about learning outcomes, opportunities to reach audiences, strategies for earned revenue and contributions, community building, and how best to serve children and families. The list goes on with all the things we strive for and focus on to keep our institutions active, healthy, and relevant. And...

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