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K-12 Earth Institute | GISS Webinar: Using Tools to Explore the Changes of the Polar Regions (Grades 6-12)

Posted on December 27, 2021 - 6:07 PM CST

1/13/2022 (Thu) - 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM CST

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Event information

The EI LIVE K-12 channel features experts from across the Earth Institute presenting relevant sustainability content in 45-minute live sessions for K12 students and educators. During each EI K-12 session the NASA Education Program Specialist from NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies provides supplemental NASA education, content, platforms and resources relevant to the weekly topic for further exploration and discovery.

Using Tools to Explore the Changes of the Polar Regions will be presented on Thursday January 13 at 4:00 -4:45PM ET.

DESCRIPTION: The polar regions are extremely dynamic with the ice always changing and flowing in response to forces, including climate change. This session focuses on empowering students with accessible and user-friendly remote sensing tools that allow them to explore, observe, and make hypotheses about our ever-changing world.

Presenters: Margie Turrin, Director of Educational Field Programs and Laurel Zaima, Education and Outreach Coordinator, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Target Audience: Grades 6-12

*Registration is free but required, please click on the Event Website link below to sign up:

EI LIVE K12: Using Tools to Explore the Changes of the Polar Regions Tickets, Thu, Jan 13, 2022 at 4:00 PM | Eventbrite