6. Guide for Finding Scientists
Here are some ideas for places to find scientists who might speak or otherwise communicate with your class:
Contact places that employ scientists:
Contact professional organizations for scientists to find members in your area.
Call American Chemical Society to find a chemistry ambassador in your area
Search the COPUS members by your state to find organizations interested in educating the public about the relevance of science
Adopt a Physicist Program - physics classes can participate in a discussion with a physicist for three weeks
Biology speaker data base with zip code search
Guide for Finding Scientists: Downloadable pdf.
1. Interest Surveys
2. Promoting Relevance and Utility Value
3. Problem Based Learning (PBL) Resources
5. Parent Involvement - Science Careers
7. General Resources
8. Videos about Value
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