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Earth Institute Research Projects

EI: Computational Thinking in Ecosystems: A-Program-to-Play Approach to Infusing Computational Thinking into Environmental Science Learning

Lead PI: Dr. Robert S. Chen

Unit Affiliation: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)

September 2015 - August 2018
Inactive
North America ; New York
Project Type: Research Education

DESCRIPTION: CIESIN provided scientific guidance in developing an informal educational game, The Pack, on computational thinking and ecosystem sustainability.

OUTCOMES: The Pack, a game available for iOS and Android devices: https://nysci.org/school/resources/the-pack/

SPONSOR:

New York Hall of Science

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

National Science Foundation

RESEARCH TEAM:

Sandra Baptista, Robert Downs

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Design I/O LLC

KEYWORDS

computer science ecosystems

THEMES

Stewardship of the planet