Sarah Grosvenor

Assoc Field Specialist
Extension Field Specialist-Science Literacy
Phone: (603) 641-6060
Office: Cooperative Extension, Taylor Hall, Durham, NH 03824

Sarah is a Field Specialist with UNH Cooperative Extension in Science Literacy.  She is also the Program Director of the UNH STEM Discovery Lab at UNH Manchester.  She specializes in science education, where she trains teachers, after-school professionals and volunteers in science curricula and science teaching methods with a focus on inquiry based teaching and learning.  As the director for the UNH STEM Discovery Lab, Sarah is responsible for program design, implementation and evaluation for STEM opportunities for youth and adults.  Sarah received her B.S. in wildlife biology and her M.A.T. in middle level science education from the University of Vermont.

Education

  • M.A., Education, University of Vermont
  • B.S., Wildlife Biology, University of Vermont

Research Interests

  • Biological Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Birds
  • Science Education
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Teacher Attitudes
  • Teacher education
  • Teacher Effectiveness
  • Teacher training
  • Teaching
  • The Science of Teaching and Learning
  • Women in Science/Technology/Engineering/Math (STEM)
  • Youth Development/Leadership
  • Youth Employment Opportunity Programs