Resources

Articles about UK science centres

Innovation into Success: Inspiring a new generation, May 2011

Working with UK Science and Discovery Centres and Museums

Resources for the UK science and discovery centre community and other providers of science education.

Fundraising for STEM Clubs
Resources for STEM Clubs. ASDC has written a concise set of guidelines to help individual STEM Clubs secure additional funding.

Science Show Resources
Science Show resources including all the materials to allow you to produce your own show.

Science Event Resources - on www.scizmic.net
Materials developed by The Association for Science and Discovery Centres' 'sciZmic'-branded projects, to allow you to run a science-issues debate, hold an event for Girl Guides, run a science club, and more.

Reports
Reports and briefing sheets about the UK's science and discovery centre sector.

Commercial services
Web links to companies offering commercial services.

Data on UK Families
Data from an event at Platypus (http://www.platypusresearch.com/) . Some of the data is from their own research and some from the Office of National Statistics.

Science Capital - an introduction
What is Science Capital? And why does it matter? This animation explains the compelling concept originally developed by King’s Professor Louise Archer and her team. King’s College London, the Science Museum and BP are working together on the Enterprising Science project to build young people’s science.

Web links
A selection of links related to: UK and Worldwide organisations; interactivity; science communication; UK Government; and general Internet resources

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