Publication: Science Communication in a Café Scientifique for High School Teens

Publication: Science Communication in a Café Scientifique for High School Teens

Effective science communication between scientist-presenters and teens focuses on coaching scientists so engagement is on a personal level, meeting the teen audience where it is in terms of both prior knowledge and social context, while making connections to the teens’ daily lives. Scientist-presenters report strong satisfaction with the coaching process and the resulting quality of science communication.