Just in Time Workshop Series with NASA eClips, GLOBE, and My NASA Data
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NASA Langley Research Center's (LaRC) Science Directorate and the National Institute of Aerospace (NIA) will offer three Saturday Professional Development workshops to support science teachers of grades 6 through 12. Featured resources are provided by GLOBE, NASA eClips, and My NASA Data. A certificate documenting PD hour of participation will be provided for each session attended. Space is limited.
GOAL: Explore student-centered Earth systems science using NASA data and education resources.
Time: 9 am - 12:30 pm
LOCATION: National Institute of Aerospace, 100 Exploration Way, Hampton, VA 23666
1. Saturday, October 5, 2019 - Topic: Air Quality: “The Air We Breathe”
Anchoring Phenomenon: Air Quality
Join us to explore NASA and GLOBE resources that allow students the opportunity to gather and analyze data to build an understanding of the relationships between aerosols, clouds, and Earth’s energy balance.
2. Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Topic: Weather: “How Much is Too Much”
Anchoring Phenomenon: Effects of Hurricanes in Hampton Roads
Join us to explore NASA and GLOBE resources that allow students the opportunity to gather and analyze precipitation and soil moisture data.
3. Saturday, March 21, 2020 - Topic: Carbon Cycle: "Trees Around the World"
Anchoring Phenomenon: Deforestation
Join us to explore NASA and GLOBE resources that allow students the opportunity to gather and analyze data to build an understanding of the carbon cycle.