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Register by Tuesday, April 10, 2018
The Out2Lunch webinar series from ESIP Education provides 10-minute GoToMeeting demonstrations of Earth science data tools & resources for educators teaching grades 6 to 14. A five minute Q&A session takes place after the demonstration. Participate in "Story Maps" Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 1 PM EDT. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/984414941. You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (646) 749-3131. Access Code: 984-414-941. The webinars are recorded and posted for those who might be teaching at that time.
Register and learn more about each of the webinars in the series.
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Watch National Geograhic's new docu-series ONE STRANGE ROCK, premiering on Monday, March 26 at 10/9C! This Earth science series is narrated by actor Will Smith and features perspectives from eight astronauts on the wonders of Earth as seen from space. Check out the free educator resources including a currinculum guide.
Explore our Earth from a whole new perspective.
Check out the new Mosquito Habitat Mapper within the app.
Join teachers of all grades to live and learn on Earth's most active volcano in Kilauea, Hawaii – July 2018. Plate tectonics, hotspots, volcanic processes, mapping, data collection, modern coral reefs and more. NESTA members receive a discount.
Check out the Educator Toolkit: Framing Phenomena-Based Student Investigations compiled by the NASA Earth Science Education Collaborative (NESEC) for information on how you can bring NASA data into your classroom.
Getting Started Guide and three examples of CLEAN-supported NGSS units. You can also sign up for CLEAN STEM Flashes, topical newsletters that connect selected resources from the CLEAN collection with current climate and energy events in the news.
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