NASA Express

The NASA STEM Educator Professional Development Collaborative at Texas State University presents free 60-minute webinars open to all educators. Join NASA education specialists to learn about activities, lesson plans, educator guides and resources that bring NASA into your classroom. Registration is required to participate. To register, click on the link provided beneath the webinar description.

While aimed at K-12, the materials are adaptable to Adult Ed.

Current offerings as of 5/10/18 are listed here.

 

Explore NASA Resources
Event Date: May 14, 2018, at 5 p.m. EDT
Contact: susan.m.kohler@nasa.gov
Audience: Educators of Grades K-12
Learn about NASA STEM resources for K-12 audiences. Explore resources found at these NASA websites: Space Place, Climate Kids, NASA Wavelength, My NASA Data, GLOBE, Space Math and Exploring ICE. Register at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/index.php?eventid=322728&

 

Solar System and Beyond: Scale of Discovery & Cross Curriculum Integration
Event Date: May 15, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. EDT
Contact: barbie.buckner@nasa.gov
Audience: Educators of Grades K-12
Learn about hands-on standards-aligned activities using scale to create a scroll of the universe to explore the inner planets, outer planets and asteroid belt. Use mathematical conversions and scale to compare planets and asteroids with various-sized fruit while learning about the Dawn and New Horizons missions. Register at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/index.php?eventid=319077&

 

Solar System and Beyond: Super Models
Event Date: May 17, 2018, at 6 p.m. EDT
Contact: stephen.p.culivan@nasa.gov
Audience: Educators of Grades 4-8
Explore our solar system with NASA STEM lessons and missions. Investigate classification, graphing and models to help educators better understand and visualize our sun, planets, asteroids and other celestial objects of the solar system. Register at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/index.php?eventid=321573&

 

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Topic Area: 
Curriculum Development
ELA
Mathematics and Adult Numeracy
Science
Media Type: 
Website
Resource Type: 
Resource
PD Center: 
ELA