COSMOS is short for ‘Creating Organisational Structures for Meaningful science education through Open Schooling for all’. Our overall goal is to leverage socio-scientific inquiry-based learning (SSIBL) as a pedagogical means for opening up schools to their communities.
We collaborate with primary and secondary schools across Europe, aiming to create new partnerships within communities that can foster science education for all citizens.
Our objectives are to:
All the work we do within the COSMOS project aims to support impactful practices of science education though open schooling. This impact is achieved in three ways: