Scientific Communication

The How and Why of Scientific Meetings

by Anne E. Egger, Ph.D., Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.

Resources

AGU Blog

The regular blog of the American Geophysical Union

Further Exploration

Getting the Most Out of a Research Conference

Posting from Tomorrow's Professor by Rick Reis about preparing to go to a meeting.

Conference Listings

A listing of regular conferences in the sciences.

The Future of Scientific Meetings

An article by Keith O'Brien in The Scientist discussing conferences and trends in technology.

Reflections from the Frontiers

A history of the Gordon Research Conferences.

What's the Value of Conferences?

An article by James W. Aiken in The Scientist discussing the role of conferences in the scientific world.

Research

Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States

National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education