Cassini: Teacher Trainings /Educator Workshops on Reading, Writing, and Rings (RWR) at Conferences and in School Classrooms

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
Cassini: Teacher Trainings /Educator Workshops on Reading, Writing, and Rings (RWR) at Conferences and in School Classrooms
E/PO Project Name:
Cassini Mission to Saturn Education and Public Outreach (EPO) Program
Contact Information:
Cassini, Juno, Planetary Programs Education and Public Outreach
JPL-4800 Oak Grove Drive, MS 230-260
Pasadena, CA 91109
Program Element / Activity Website:
Short Description:

Professional Development for educators on Cassini Language Arts module "Reading, Writing & Rings"  http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/education/overview/

Awards Received:
“Reading, Writing & Rings” won a 2006 NASA honor award: “NASA Group Achievement Award to Cassini-Huygens Literacy Program for Outstanding contribution to "Reading, Writing and Rings" the successful Cassini Huygens formal education project that teaches basic literacy using the science, math, and technology of the Cassini-Huygens mission by integrating language arts and science for our nation's youngest learners.”
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Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Improve STEM Instruction