Open to all secondary school parents, the course asked
The course has given me a greater understanding of science and has given me the confidence to help with homework and be able to do some research with the knowledge I have.
The project was supported by the Wellcome Trust for four years
This free course for parents aimed to help parents understand what their children were learning in their GCSE science lessons at school.
I think the course is fantastic, it's reminded me what I loved about science at school and given me the confidence to explain things to my children.
Sarah West from the Stockholm Environment Institute undertook research on the impact of the project in the first year - this can be downloaded from http://www.york.ac.uk/media/sei/documents/publications/Evaluation_of_Science_is_for_Parents_Too.pdf.
The second year's evaluation is also available: Science is for Parents Too (Year 2 evaluation) (PDF , 800kb).
The third year's evaluation can be found at: Science is for Parents Too Evaluation 2015 (PDF , 1,063kb).
Our final evaluation, completed by Dr Maria Turkenburg-van Diepen, can be found at: Science is for Parents Too - Fourth Year Evaluation (PDF , 948kb)