Monae Verbeke Ph.D.

Senior Researcher

Monae's Expertise
Environmental Literacy Multi-Method Study Design Public Engagement with Science
Monae's Location
Chicago, Illinois
Background+
Monae has worked in the field of informal science education for nearly a decade. In this last decade, Monae has evaluated a wide-range of arts and science programs, using multi-method approaches to gauge their impacts on dimensions of emotional, interest and understanding. Monae loves to use her interdisciplinary background, as both a biologist and environmental sociologist, to think innovatively about the issues facing STEAM engagement. She is passionate about improving informal learning programs use of research and innovative technology to create meaningful engagement with publics. Monae is committed to improving STEAM engagement through the sharing of ‘best practices’, including innovative evaluation tools.
Favorite Free-Choice Learning Activities+
I enjoy exploring the outdoors with my dog Chase, looking for the oddest animal in new zoos, and riding horses when I get the chance.
Contact Me+

Email: monae.verbeke@freechoicelearning.org
Phone: (202) 656-5204
Address: 230 W. Pearl St., Geneseo, IL 61254

My Projects



iSwoop: Research on Adult Interests in National Parks



My Sky Tonight



Reconceptualizing STEM+C Literacy



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