Physics of the Cosmos and Cosmic Origins

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
Physics of the Cosmos and Cosmic Origins
E/PO Project Name:
Physics of the Cosmos and Cosmic Origins
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Short Description:

The overall strategy of Physics of the Cosmos (PCOS) and Cosmic Origins (COR) Education and Public Outreach is to infuse PCOS and COR science topics into established programs, as well as develop new projects to reach audiences from formal and informal education and the general public.

Audience Metrics
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Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Improve STEM Instruction
  • Increase and Sustain Youth and Public Engagement in STEM
  • Contribute to the conversation about building new models for leveraging SMD assets and expertise and achieving the most significant impact of STEM education investments.
What are the goals and objectives of your program element / activity?:
The PCOS/COR E/PO program encompasses multiple individual elements and activities, each of which has its own goals and objectives.
Have your evaluation findings / impacts been published? If so, where?:
Activity pilot testing and evaluation are still underway. We anticipate releasing findings in 2015.