Communicating Astronomy with the Public (Youth) as the Gateway to Development

Crabtree, Dennis R. (2015) Communicating Astronomy with the Public (Youth) as the Gateway to Development. In: Highlights of Astronomy, Volume 16. XXVIIIth IAU General Assembly, August 2012. International Astronomical Union, p. 552.

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Abstract

Astronomy has a unique ability to excite and stimulate the curiosity of children. Because of this, society can use astronomy as a gateway to lead children on a path towards future learning of science and technology, and potentially to careers in these areas.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
Depositing User: Dr Michael Fitzgerald
Date Deposited: 18 Dec 2017 06:49
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2017 06:49
URI: http://istardb.org/id/eprint/1570

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