Network Science In Education (NetSciEd) is a multi-faceted initiative whose goal is to engage citizens of all ages in learning about and using network science. The NetSciEd community includes researchers, educators, students, computer programmers, writers, musicians and artists, and is open to anyone with an interest in exploring network science. The ongoing work of NetSciEd takes many forms, and includes student-based education projects, curriculum development, e-badges, international collaborations, education symposia, conferences and professional development workshops, mobile kits, e-books, festivals, and the development of Network Literacy: Essential Concepts.
High school students participating in the fifth year of the NSF-funded program Network Science for the Next Generation, also known as NetSci High, recently returned from an intensive 10-day workshop at Boston University. The goal of NetSci High is to immerse high school students and…