The NASA STEM Educator Professional Development Collaborative at Texas State University presents free 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.
Current offerings as of 4/12/18 are listed here. See the full schedule of webinars from NASA Educator PD.
Earth Right Now: Weather and Climate
Event Date: April 12, 2018, at 6 p.m.
Learn about weather and how it is forecast, and explore how weather and climate differ. NASA missions, STEM classroom resources and lessons will guide us through a “storm” of classroom activities that address Next Generation Science Standards MS-ESS2-5,6. Register online to participate, at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/316063.
Earth Right Now: GLOBE Atmosphere, Clouds and Contrails
Event Date: April 17, 2018, at 6:30 p.m.
Learn about clouds and contrails using the GLOBE Program. GLOBE is an international science and education program that lets students worldwide participate in data collection and the scientific process. Learn how your students can contribute to understanding of the Earth system and global environment. Register online to participate, at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/319067
Earth Right Now: STEM Activites for Relationships in Ecosystems
Event Date: April 18, 2018, at 5 p.m.
Learn about the Elementary GLOBE “Earth System Module” containing storybooks and STEM activities. Activities help students learn what plants need from water, sunlight and soil; explain how Earth’s processes and components are interconnected; and demonstrate their knowledge of how water, air, soil and living things interact in the Earth system. Register online to participate, at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/327332
Earth Right Now: Exploring Our Earth From Space
Event Date: April 19, 2018, at 6 p.m.
Explore Earth from above with the help of astronauts and satellites. Learn how observations from space teach us about our planet and the processes that shape it. Using NASA missions, real data, online resources and classroom lessons, we'll investigate Earth with eyes from above. Register online to participate, at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/327116
Visit NASA on the web:
NASA Office of Education: http://www.nasa.gov/education
For Educators: http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/index.html
For Students: http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/index.html
NASA Wavelength, a digital collection of Earth and space science resources for educators of all levels: http://nasawavelength.org/
NASA's Science WOW blog archive: https://blogs.nasa.gov/educationsciencewow/%20