Episode 702: Raising Citizen Scientists
THURSDAY, JANUARY 16 8:00PM - A "Citizen Scientist" is defined as a member of the general public who collects and analyzes data, typically as part of a collaborative project with professional scientists. This episode explores the range of exiting and essential projects that allow young people to use their curiosity, STEM skills, and digital technology apitudes to help care for our natural world.
What is iQ: Smartparent?
iQ: smartparent is an Emmy Award-winning program about parenting in the digital age. WQED-TV created a television series and social network for parents to empower them with new knowledge, tools, and abilities to successfully guide their children in the use of digital media and technology. iQ: smartparents are a community of parents, caregivers, educators and experts who want to understand the opportunities and challenges of media as it relates to child development. Our show is developed in partnership among WQED's award-winning education, production, and interactive teams.