MAVEN: Red Planet: Read, Write, Explore! Lessons

Program Element / Activity Title:
MAVEN: Red Planet: Read, Write, Explore! Lessons
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Contact Information:
University of Colorado at Boulder LASP Space Technology Research Building 1234 Innovation Dr. Boulder, CO 80303
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Program Element / Activity Partners within NASA:
MAVEN management
Short Description:

MAVEN mission formal E/PO is a comprehensive program targeting K-12 teachers and students. The program involves product development and professional development workshops, including MAVEN Educator Ambassador Project, Space Science Teachers Summit, and Red Planet, and management and evaluation for the aforementioned activities. The objective of the MAVEN mission EPO program is to engage multiple audiences in the quest to understand Mars’ long-term atmospheric losses, giving insight into the history of Mars’ atmosphere and climate, liquid water, and planetary habitability.

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National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Improve STEM Instruction
  • Increase and Sustain Youth and Public Engagement in STEM
  • Better Serve Groups Historically Under-represented in STEM Fields