NASW Members: We know that during these challenging times, furloughs and client payments may be disrupted. Here's a reminder of resources available to you as dues-paying members of the National Association of Science Writers: ($/Member Content)
For organisations wishing to partner with #teachers , here are 4 pieces of advice from the Australian Science Teachers Association. Partnerships can be a great way for teachers to communicate key ideas and concepts in any discipline they teach. @ASTA_online
Wow, @TheOfficialACM , THE powerhouse association for computer science, just called for a ban on public and private use of facial recognition.
ANNOUNCEMENT: The National Association of Science Writers names its newly launched Virtual Mentoring Program after distinguished journalist and former NASW President David Perlman, who passed away June 19th at age 101:
STATEMENT: The National Association of Science Writers opposes the CDC's decision to bar Voice of America media requests.
Have you read the June 2020 edition of #SciWriDeskNotes —the monthly newsletter of the National Association of Science Writers? Meet our Diversity Fellowship recipients, revisit our #solidarity resources, get to know new member @_Mageeeee , and more! Open:
American Medical Association president called on elected officials to set aside politics and focus on science and data in the fight against
American Medical Association president Dr. Patrice Harris urges public-health experts to rely on science
The American Association for the Advancement of Science is not a fan of the Supreme Court ruling today. The travel ban plus other policies are preventing talented researchers from coming to the US to study and teach, they say.
US presidents rated from 100=great to 0=failure by science association'>American Political Science Association presidency experts Avg greatness rating for Lincoln 95 Washington 93 FDR 89 Jefferson 80 Truman 75 Obama 71 Reagan 69 Clinton 64 Carter 45 GW Bush 40 Trump 12
“I’m an 8th grade science teacher and I cannot imagine having the additional responsibility of using a loaded gun to protect my children." -- , Vice-President of the National Education Association
Trump’s science cuts "would cripple American innovation and economic growth”—Association of American Universities