Budding Biologist

1034 Marcy St.
Iowa City, IA 52240

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $150K
First Award Date 01/01/13
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Callis Kristine L. Callis 2 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EA-2012
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13

The innovation proposed is to develop a video game for elementary school teachers and students using inquiry-based learning to demonstrate interdependencies in ecological systems. High-quality science teaching tools are needed because the US is ranked 17th in science education among developed nations (PISA 2009), which may be in part due to lack...