Ocean Subsurface Topography (Jason-1, OSTM/Jason-2, and Jason-3)

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
Ocean Subsurface Topography (Jason-1, OSTM/Jason-2, and Jason-3)
E/PO Project Name:
Ocean Subsurface Topography (Jason-1, OSTM/Jason-2, and Jason-3)
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Short Description:

Ocean Surface Topography (Jason-1, OSTM/Jason-2) E/PO is an Education project for K-12 students and teachers. The OST E/PO team provides such services as classroom demonstrations, specialized JPL visits/tours, web resources, and distance learning events; and in conjunction with partner organizations and in-service training for teachers. The objective of OST E/PO is to provide students, and their teachers with information on the role of satellite altimeters in understanding the global ocean, while encouraging students to pursue the study of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Improve STEM Instruction
  • Increase and Sustain Youth and Public Engagement in STEM