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Getting a scientist to accept your data

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Guest post by Hannah Webber, Research and Education Projects Manager, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park – – – My daughter’s school recently had a cookie exchange holiday party. As I […]

Research shows media can enhance girls’ citizen science learning
Category: Blog, Journal

Posted on: December 6, 2016

Guest post by Rita Karl, SciGirls/TPT – – – Girls who take part in well-designed and thoughtfully shared media – TV and video games – can have a more impactful citizen […]

More about membership: "It Takes a Village"
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, News

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Monthly Letter from Greg (CSA board chair) to all CSA members November 17th, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado Dear CSA Community, For this monthly message, allow me for a moment to […]

Where can I get scientific expertise for a citizen science project?

Posted on: November 15, 2016

By Malin Clyde, with the CSA Professional Development Working Group – – – Are you a community organization looking to engage a scientist to help with your citizen science project? Accessing […]

Second issue of journal launched
Category: Blog, Journal

Posted on: November 11, 2016

By Rick Bonney and the Editorial Board of Citizen Science: Theory and Practice. – – – – We are pleased to announce publication of the first article in issue 2 of […]

Setting the table: An open letter to North Carolina
Category: Blog

Posted on: October 20, 2016

My friend Dan once told me the story of an elder who was called to testify in a court case. When he was asked to swear that he would tell the […]

The new reference database about Citizen Science
Category: Blog

Posted on: September 2, 2016

We are happy to announce a new reference database for citizen science. It includes a list of more than 2,400 citations, including journal articles, reports, books, and guides. This curated list, […]

Learning* through Citizen Science: An Aspirational Vision and Ten Questions to Prompt Reflection on Practice

Posted on: September 1, 2016

CSA’s Education Working Group has taken on as its mission to enable, inspire, investigate, and facilitate effective integration of scientific and educational goals, practices, and outcomes in citizen science. We offer […]

In support of our core values: A conference decision
Category: Blog, conference, CSA Blog

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Monthly Letter from Greg Newman (the CSA Board Chair) to all CSA members…May 25, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado “Values have been like the middle children of the nonprofit sector, wedged […]

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice journal launched!
Category: Blog, Journal

Posted on: May 20, 2016

Volume 1, Issue 1 of Citizen Science: Theory and Practice has been published! This open access, interdisciplinary, and international journal is sponsored by the Citizen Science Association in cooperation with the […]