Speaker: Stephanie Thompson
April 11-14, 2007
San Francisco, California

Speakers: Biography

Stephanie Thompson

Education Evaluator
Seavoss Associates
43 William St.
Somerset NJ
08873 USA

Stephanie Thompson is an Education Evaluator with Seavoss, where she has worked since 2002. From 1999 to 2002, she worked at the Sciencenter, a hands-on science museum in Ithaca, New York, where she coordinated research and development for two new spaces: a science play area for preschool-age children, and a discovery room for school-age children. She has traveled extensively in North America, observing best practices in museum exhibits and programs for children. At Seavoss, Stephanie has evaluated a variety of informal science education projects, including numerous citizen science projects at the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology.

Stephanie will present Evaluating the Impact of Participation in an On-line Citizen Science Project: A mixed methods approach. [Paper]