Teaching Citizen Science: Some Insights from the University College London
Monday, May 2
from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
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Muki Haklay, Professor of Geographic Information Science at the University College London, led a presentation addressing how training in citizen science is developed and considerations for developing citizen science focused graduate programs.
A few key questions that were discussed :
- Why is it challenging to design teaching programs for citizen science?
- How do we create training programs that maintain a pluralistic understanding of citizen science?
- How do we manage the ethical contradictions of professionalizing citizen science-who might be the losers?
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