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Educators Get Hands-On with Astromaterials at the Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC)

Posted on September 29, 2020 - 6:03 PM CDT

Tags: Educator | Conference / Meeting | Training / Workshop | Curriculum / Lesson Plan / Activity | Exhibits | Nuggets | Planetary Science

The Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC) provides hands-on activity sessions and opportunities to connect with NASA content and experts, took place at Space Center Houston from February 6-9, 2020.  

The Astromaterials Research & Exploration Science (ARES) Science Engagement Team reached 200+ educators: 

  • Conducting a Lunar and Meteorite Sample Disk Certification workshop as a pre-conference opportunity.
  • Participating in the SEEC Expo, in collaboration with other Science Activation Teams.
  • Facilitated two hands-on activity sessions highlighting Earth and planetary exploration & sharing Subject Matter Expert, Dr. Paul Abel, as well as interact with Astromaterials samples.