ERIC Number: EJ779359
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
Reference Count: 7
Brain Awareness Day: A Service-Learning Experience in Neuroscience
Fox, Cecilia M.
Journal of College Science Teaching, v37 n2 p40-45 Nov 2007
Three local colleges in the Lehigh Valley collaborate on a service-learning project called Brain Awareness Day to enhance neuroscience literacy among the public regarding the functions of the brain and benefits of brain research. (Contains 1 table and 1 figure.)
Descriptors: Service Learning, Brain, Learning Experience, Literacy, Neurology, Research, Surveys, Science Activities, College Faculty, Undergraduate Students, Science Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Arlington, VA.