Space Telescope Professional Development Program

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
Space Telescope Professional Development Program
E/PO Project Name:
Hubble and James Webb Space Telescopes
Contact Information:
John Maple, maple@stsci.edu
Short Description:

The Space Telescope professional development program is designed to support the needs of formal and informal educators and enhance educators’ science content and pedagogical knowledge. Scientist and educator teams present STEM topics and the latest educational research, while emphasizing real-world connections. The purpose is to share information about the James Webb Space Telescope mission, support the teaching of standards-based science, and incorporate Hubble discoveries into educational settings.

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Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Improve STEM Instruction