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Presenter: Tracy Ostrom, UC Berkeley
Tracy provides a follow up session to Susan Hassol's presentation given on April 10 for students. Making sense of past, current, and future climate conditions is complex. Simple communication strategies are presented.
To view the webinar from April 10, go to https://youtu.be/1hJ-fl7O8CI
Please register for this event: https://tinyurl.com/GMEWeb8Student
Presenters: Kathleen Johnson, Donald DeRosa, and Peter Garik from Boston University.
The GLOBE Greenup Webinar will explore green up events in phenological gardens. We will discuss taking data of budburst of shrubs and trees and observations of blooming of flowers using USA Phenological Network specified plants and GLOBE protocols. Examples of phenological garden plants, data, and observations will be from schools in Providence, RI.
STEM Educator & Associate Researcher: New Horizons in Space Additive Manufacturing and STEM Education
Dates of Program: 7/2/2018 - 8/9/2018
The New York City College of Technology Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology offers an Associate in Applied Science degree (AAS) as well as a baccalaureate degree. Both degree programs are hands-on with engineering applications in areas such as CAD, CAM, Materials Testing, and Robotics. The...
The Infiniscope team spent time engaging with science teachers in the NASA booth, at the NASA Hyperwall, and through an NSTA session at the 2018 National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Conference on March 15-18 in Atlanta, GA. Science teachers learned about the Infiniscope Digital Teaching Network and everything it has to offer regarding STEM-focused activities and the upcoming community building features. 331 teachers opted to join the network based on the use of authentic NASA data...Download
Wednesday, April 18–Sunday, April 22, 2018 • 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and 6:00–10:00 p.m. Thursday (Ages 18+)
Phyllis C. Wattis Webcast Studio, The Exploratorium, San Francisco
Join NASA and Exploratorium scientists to learn all about the InSight Lander mission, the first to focus on examining the deep interior of Mars. Launching in May 2018, it will be the very first interplanetary launch from the West Coast.
InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat...
Presenter: Susan Joy Hassol, Director of Climate Communications: science and outreach
Making complex issues such as Climate Change understandable and relatable to our students and greater community can be a challenging task, to say the least. Making sense of past, current, and future climate conditions is more complex than simply looking at CO2 and temperature values. And understanding how climate change effects on our nation's environmental and economical securities plays a role in how...Download
AEROKATS and ROVER Education Network (AREN) -- Wayne RESA, Wayne MI - Monthly Status Report -- March, 2018Download
Presenter: Dr. Bruce Anderson, Professor in the Dept. of Earth & Environment, Boston University
Weather and its day-to-day changes are omnipresent in a child’s life. Observing weather and its day-to-day changes allows students to interact with their environment, take measurements, make predictions, and establish deep foundational knowledge called for by the standards. In this webinar, we will discuss how measurements made as part of the GLOBE Protocols can help students in all of these...Download
Pre-proposal Workshop Teleconference/Webex
Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS)
2018 NASA Research Announcement
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
1:00 - 3:00 PM ET
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On a chilly Friday in February, 28 teachers and two GLOBE researchers with the Arctic and Earth SIGNs project gathered in Tok, Alaska.
Drs. Elena Sparrow and Katie Spellman (University of Alaska Fairbanks) ran a workshop for teachers of the Alaska Gateway School District to learn how to use GLOBE protocols and NASA resources to study climate change in their schools and Alaska Native communitiesDownload
Solar Week is lively week of online curriculum and fun activities about our sun for grades 5-9 or youth age 11-14, including cool facts, scavenger hunts and games for a whole week. There’s a an online interactive message board where your group or class can submit a question to leading solar scientists.
NASA CubeSat 101: Basic Concepts and Processes for First-Time CubeSat Developers
NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative is excited to announce the release of NASA CubeSat 101: Basic Concepts and Processes for First-Time CubeSat Developers. The guide is intended for first-time CubeSat developers, and especially for CubeSats being developed at educational institutions, interested in applying for a launch opportunity through NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative. It covers the CubeSat development...Download
GME Webinar #5 - Classroom Career Connections
Presenters: Svetlana Darche and Tracy Ostrom, GME West & Jessica Taylor, NASA LaRC
This webinar will include a test-drive of the Green 360 Career Catalyst, an on-line college and career readiness resource. The webinar will include a focus on the importance of networking as a career exploration strategy with NASA scientist, Jessica Taylor, discussing the networking opportunities within NASA and the GLOBE program.
To make the most out of...Download
Join us for the ENSO Phase III Science and Collaboration webinar on Tues., Jan. 9th at 9 am EST/ 2 pm UT/ 9 pm Thailand time
This webinar will focus on the impacts of water- both above and below the surface- on the regions in Far Asia and the Pacific. We will hear from a GLOBE scientist and teacher in Thailand, as they share their experiences with the flooding that has increased during the past few monsoon seasons. They will describe how they have their students use GLOBE protocols to...
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Solicitation Number: NNH18ZHA002N-MAA Release Date: 12/21/2017 Close Date: 04/30/2018
Solicitation Title: Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) Aerospace Academy (MAA)
The goal of the NASA MAA is to utilize NASA’s unique resources to: Build the interest, skills and knowledge necessary for K-12...
NASA Spotlites - Science for Students by Students
6:30 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
NASA Spotlites – Science by Students for Students
Join us to learn how to engage students in a problem based activity that results in students producing NASA Spotlite videos.
What's a NASA Spotlite video? These 90 to 120 second videos are written, filmed, edited, and produced by students as they think through an engineering design process. Each video targets a science...
School Site Visits! GME-West continues to support teachers and students. At Antioch and Arise high schools, students learn site definition and hydrology protocols along the delta and in a local creek in preparation of Student Research Symposium projects. At Skyridge elementary school students learn how to use a calitoo and collect data to measure Aerosols as they participate in NASA’s Air Quality Campaign.Download
Mapping GLOBE Atmosphere and Surface Temperature Data Using ArcGIS Online
Presenters: David A. Padgett, Associate Professor of Geography, Tennessee State University, TSU students
This webinar spotlights Tennessee State University's Geographic Information Systems Day and National Geography Awareness Week outreach activity. Ninth grade students attending Nashville's Stratford STEM Magnet High School collected GLOBE Atmosphere and Surface Temperature Protocol data on the Friday prior to...Download
The fourth Science and Collaboration webinar for the ENSO Phase III "Water in Our Environment" will be held on Thurs., Dec. 7th at 8 pm (EST). We will focus on our second guiding investigative question- "What impacts does water, above and below ground, have on our environment?"
You can find out more about this event here.
Friday, March 16 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Georgia World Congress Center, A303
NASA launched a citizen science app to help identify and eradicate mosquitos. Learn how to use this app. Great handouts and NASA resources.
Presenter(s): Dorian Janney (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center: Greenbelt, MD)
GRADE LEVEL: General
SUBJECT: Informal Science Education, Life Science, Engineering-Technology-and the Application of Science, Earth and Space Science
Attached are the quad charts; evaluation summary; and 3 attachments, a set of slides showing use of OpenSpace during Year 2 across the OpenSpace Informal Science Institution Network, and the 2017 progress report.Download Attachments
Did you miss GME Webinar #3? Jessica Taylor, NASA LaRC scientist, Maureen Wickenheiser, teacher at St. Patrick’s Elementary School in Carleton, MI, and her Grade 2 student, Cale Jones and Sara Mierzwiak, GME Research Assistant were just awesome!
Go to our You Tube page to view the video: https://youtu.be/7AvWBbarEqs
What color is the sky today? Sky color will be the focus of the Student Follow Up Webinar.
Students are asked to observe the color of their sky on any of the following...Download
GME Webinar #3-November 7 Tuesday at 8:00 pm EST
Why does the color of the sky change?
Jessica Taylor, NASA LaRC scientist
Maureen Wickenheiser, teacher at St. Patrick’s Elementary School in Monroe, MI, and her Grade 2 students, Gabriel Bruck & Caleb Jones
Kelly Reeves, teacher at Jackman Road Elementary
Jessica Taylor (NASA LaRC scientist) will present research on aerosols and tell the audience on how they can get involved in GLOBE Aerosols Campaign. Why study...Download
ASU’s NASA Exploration Connection PI Recognized as “Top 10 Teaching Innovator”
Ariel Anbar was named as 1 of only 10 top teaching innovators in the first-ever such selection by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Anbar’s innovation was developing the NASA-supported Habitable Worlds online science class for non-scientists which is organized around NASA SMD themes. Habitable Worlds was recently recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Education as an exemplar of personalized,...Download