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Educator Workshop: How to Think Like a NASA Scientist

Educator Workshop: How to Think Like a NASA Scientist


March 19, 2013

** UPDATE: The workshop date has been changed to Saturday, May 11, 2013 **

How to Think Like a NASA Scientist: Analyzing Data, Drawing Conclusions


Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013, Saturday, April 13, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Target Audience: Middle and high school science and mathematics educators (but all educators are welcome)

Location: Theodore von Kármán Auditorium, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.

Overview: Learn to think like a NASA scientist - and get your students thinking like one, too! This one-day workshop will show you how to teach students to read scientific graphs and draw conclusions based on real NASA data. Experts will discuss current Earth science missions and show how the scientists, themselves, draw conclusions from these data. Participants will also receive science and math application problems to take back and use in the classroom tomorrow.

A registration fee of $25 covers continental breakfast, lunch and snacks. The deadline to register is May 3, 2013.

> Download registration form (registration and payment must be received via mail to JPL by May 3.)