Services

our clients
We work with a variety of informal learning organizations on a range of evaluation and research projects:

Accokeek Foundation
Dialogue on Race, Agriculture and Living History (Survey Development)
Green History Institute (Summative Evaluation)
Theatre-Based School Tour Program (Formative Evaluation)
2011 Baseline Visitor Study (Audience Research)

American Alliance of Museums
Museums Connect Program (Summative Evaluation)
 
Atomic Heritage Foundation
2013 Conference: "Transforming the Relationship Between Science and Society: The Manhattan Project and Its Legacy" (Evaluation)
 
Discovery Theater, The Smithsonian Associates
Tools of Discovery Digital Library (Formative Evaluation)
Tools of Discovery Digital Library (Summative Evaluation)
 
The Franklin Institute
Museum/Community Partnerships Literature Review
 
Historic London Town and Gardens
2012-2015 Workshop Series: "How to Create Visitor-Centered Museums" (Long-Term Impact Assessment)
Various (Survey Development, Audience Research)

Maryland Historical Trust
County Archaeology Collections Exhibit pilot project (Formative/Summative Evaluation)

Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
2016 Summer Learning Booklet (Formative Evaluation)
Africa Exhibition (Remedial Evaluation)
ZOOgram Newsletter (Member Survey)
ZOOmobile After-School Program (Summative Evaluation)
Marsh Aviary Signage Project (Formative & Summative Evaluation)
Conservation Interpretation Program Activities (Front-end & Summative Evaluation)
Junior Zoo Crew Summer Service Learning Program (Summative Evaluation)
Polar Bears International Keeper Leadership Camp Program (Formative Evaluation)
Zoo Exchange School Partnership Program (2009 & 2010 Year-End Assessments)

Montgomery County Historical Society
Stonestreet Museum of 19th Century Medicine (Summative Exhibit Evaluation)

NASA Langley Research Center
2012-2014 Planeterrella Project (Formative Program Evaluation)

National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Smithsonian's Stars Lecture Series (Summative Evaluation)
We Choose to Go to the Moon (Front-End Exhibit Evaluation)

National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
2012 Conference: "21st Century Learning in Natural History Settings" (Evaluation)
 
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
2014-2016
Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program (Impact Assessment)

Polar Bears International
Various (Evaluation Consulting, Instrument Design)

Rackliffe House
2013 Audience Research Study
 
Sandy Spring Museum
2014-17 Audience Research Study
Barter Membership Program (Front-End, Formative & Summative Evaluation)
 
Space Science Institute
MyStar Online Game (Summative Evaluation)
StarNet Travelling Exhibition (Incl. Spanish language data collection, translation services)

Tourism Council of Frederick County
2014 "Museums by Candlelight" Visitor Survey
 
The Wild Center
Connecting Finnish and Adirondack Communities: Science Museums Facilitating Awareness and Action on Climate and Energy Exchange Program (Outcomes Assessment)
2014-2015 Northern New York Maple Project (Program Evaluation)

We also collaborate with other evaluators and consulting firms, as well as provide assistance on specific aspects of ongoing projects:

C & G Partners, LLC
United States Diplomacy Center: Hall 1 Exhibits (Front-End Evaluation)
 
COSI - Lifelong Learning Group
Lost Ladybug Project (Summative Evaluation: Spanish Language Audiences)
 
The Design Minds, Inc.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Ohi'a Wing (Formative Exhibit Evaluation)
Valley Forge National Historical Park (Formative Exhibit Evaluation)
 
DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative
English to Spanish translation and back translation services
 
Discovery Theater, The Smithsonian Associates
English to Spanish translation services
 
Oberg Research, Inc.
Understanding Family Visitors’ Expectations at the United States Capitol Visitor Center (Audience Research)
State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda Exhibition at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Evaluation to Inform Proposed Travelling Exhibition)
Data Collection Services

Palmquist & Associates, LLC
Data collection services
 
Randi Korn & Associates, Inc.
Data collection, data analysis, report writing, Spanish to English translation services
 
Institute for Learning Innovation
Spanish language data collection, English to Spanish translation services

Insight Evaluation Services 2017

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