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NSF News and Solicitations

published Mar 19, 2010 8:42am

Via David Matty at NSF:

1) The Course, Curriculum, and Laboratory Improvement (CCLI) Program Solicitation has been modified and the name (and focus) of the program changed to: Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (TUES). The program officer for Geological Science is David Matty. Proposal deadlines are listed below, and full information solicitation is available on the NSF website.

2) The Climate Change Education Partnership (CCEP) program solicitation has been released. The CCEP program seeks to establish a coordinated national network of regionally- or thematically-based partnerships devoted to increasing the adoption of effective, high quality educational programs and resources related to the science of climate change and its impacts. Proposal deadlines are listed below, and full information solicitation is available on the NSF website.

3) For those persons involved in Interdisciplinary Educational Research, NSF now has the Fostering Interdisciplinary Research on Education (FIRE) program. The FIRE program seeks to facilitate the process by which scholars can cross disciplinary boundaries to acquire the skills and knowledge that would improve their abilities to conduct rigorous research on STEM learning and education. The full program solicitation is available on the NSF website.

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