Illustration of Perseverance collecting samples on Mars


Wednesday, August 19, 3-4 p.m. PDT



Target Audience:

Informal and formal educators (all audiences welcome)


With NASA's newest rover now officially on its journey to Mars, it's a great time to learn more about plans for the mission and how it will pave the way for future exploration of the Red Planet. Join NASA-JPL manufacturing engineer Leonard Ortiz and education specialist Brandon Rodriguez for a one-hour education webinar to find out how and why we explore Mars and the science we hope to accomplish with the Perseverance rover. 

The live broadcast will also include a Q&A for registered participants. All audiences are welcome. The presentation will conclude with a short discussion for educators about how the content aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and related educational resources from NASA. 

Watch Online (Wednesday, Aug. 19 at 3 p.m. PDT)

Register below for a chance to join the conversation during the live event. You do not need to register to watch – only to participate in the Q&A.

Teachers, take a deeper dive into Teaching Space presentations with our interactive virtual workshops lead by NASA-JPL education specialists. See what's coming up: › Upcoming virtual workshops for teachers

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