Shelley Olds

Education and Community Engagement

UNAVCO

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Explore natural hazards in seismically active regions using geodetic, earthquake, and societal data. part of Undergraduate Research:2014 Workshop:Activities
Students conduct a regional seismic hazard analysis of a region of the United States of their choosing*. Using on-line data, they bring together and investigate the interaction of multiple types of data [ground ...

Reading Time Series Plots part of Cutting Edge:Enhance Your Teaching:Online Teaching:Activities for Teaching Online
This activity provides a brief introduction to GPS and provides a student activity to practice creating and reading time series plots with simplified GPS data and with authentic GPS data from Iceland.

Conference Presentations (4)

Preview of Educational Materials Available through UNAVCO part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
This presentation will provide an overview of the suite of educational resources available through UNAVCO, a non-profit University-governed consortium that facilitates geoscience research and education using ...

The Role of an NSF Facility in supporting Education: Geodesy for Everyone through UNAVCO's Education & Community Engagement Program part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Poster Sessions:Wednesday
UNAVCO manages the NSF geodetic facility (GAGE: Geodesy Advancing Geosciences and EarthScope) which includes a focused program devoted to education, outreach, communications and geo-workforce development. The ...

Docent Characterizations Of Natural Hazard Exhibit Learning Transfer To Their Lives part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Poster Sessions:Friday
Natural hazard awareness and preparedness education takes many forms. Many interoperating scientific, technical, and social systems are needed to create communities and individuals resilient to and prepared for ...

ESIP Education Initiatives part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2016:Program:Poster Sessions:Thursday
The Federation of Earth System Information Partners (ESIP) Education committee strives to make data accessible and meaningful to educators. ESIP is a unique consortium of scientific organizations that collect, ...

Other Contributions (2)

Using Recreational Drones for STEM Explorations part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Morning Workshops:Using Recreational Drones for STEM Explorations
This workshop is designed for educators, after-school club leaders, science-fair mentors, and others who want to facilitate STEM-curious youth using recreational drones as a platform for learning. The first 20 ...

Using Recreational Drones for STEM Explorations part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Morning Workshops:Using Recreational Drones for STEM Explorations
This workshop is designed for educators, after-school club leaders, science-fair mentors, and others who want to facilitate STEM-curious youth using recreational drones as a platform for learning. The first 20 ...