Search Results

Refine Your Search

Learning Environment

Displaying Results 61 - 70 of 119
  • City Skies: Linking Neighborhoods with NASA Through Urban Astronomy
    Date: 07/01/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Families and school-aged constituents at 30 urban, inner-city neighborhood community-based organizations and teachers and students in earth science classes in 40 middle schools. Intent: This project will prepare neighborhood and community leaders in Philadelphia to use simple but effective observation tools and NASA’s educational web content to ... »
  • Our Instrumented Earth: Understanding Global Systems and Local Impacts through the El Nino Story
    Date: 07/01/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Our Instrumented Earth: Understanding Global Systems and Local Impacts through the El Nino Story centers on a new production displayed on Science on a Sphere® (SOS), and informal educational program elements to engage learners in the power and purpose of NASA data-gathering tools. Audiences include over two million visitors to partner institutions ... »
  • JSC/SCH Educational Center of Excellence
    Date: 06/28/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    NASA‘s Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Space Center Houston (SCH) will build upon the successes of NASA‘s Summer of Innovation initiative and SCH‘s highly successful Exploration Academy by developing, planning and implementing a newly defined STEM experiential program – Spaceflight Explorers. This program will not only be sustainable for the future ... »
  • Ascent to Orbit: An Educator Professional Development Program Investigating STEM Concepts for Space Shuttle Missions and Beyond
    Date: 06/28/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Ascent to Orbit: An Educator Professional Development Program Investigating STEM Concepts for Space Shuttle Missions and Beyond trains upper elementary and middle school teachers to deliver inquiry-based, hands-on activities exploring STEM concepts involved in the evolution of human space exploration. The California Science Center Foundation will ... »
  • Engineering MISSION: Engineering for Middle School Science, Inspiration and Opportunity
    Date: 06/28/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Engineering MISSION: Engineering for Middle School Science, Inspiration and Opportunity is a project that introduces the engineering design process and the field of engineering to upper elementary and middle school students. Led by the Museum of Science, Boston in partnership with the Massachusetts Space Grant Consortium and the Goddard Space ... »
  • The Virginia Air and Space Center: Creating an Exciting NASA Inspired Informal Education Program
    Date: 06/27/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    The Virginia Air & Space Center (VASC): Creating an Exciting NASA Inspired Education Program was a two-year project to develop and deliver teacher workshops, classroom outreach visits to students of those teachers, and on-site educational experiences for those students, which introduce and reinforce NASA STEM resources. These are followed up ... »
  • Stennis Space Center - Partnerships, Workshops, and Outreach to Increase the Engagement of the Public in NASA Education and NASA's Unique Capabilities
    Date: 06/01/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Stennis Space Center (SSC) Office of Education and Visitors Center provided relevant education activities and experiences for teachers, students, and the general public. Activities included partnerships with INFINITY Science Center, 4-H of Mississippi, the Boys & Girls Club of America, development and delivery of educator professional ... »
  • MySky
    Date: 01/01/2012
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    My Sky is a joint project between Boston Children’s Museum (BCM) and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). This three-year project was supported by NASA’s NRA/ROSES 2011 (NNX12AB91G) program, and resulted in the creation of My Sky, a 1,500 sq. ft. traveling astronomy exhibit designed for adults and children, ages 5 – 10. My Sky ... »
  • Engineering Adventures
    Date: 10/01/2011
    Resource Category: Project Descriptions
    Engineering Adventures (EA) is a free, hands-on, project-based engineering curriculum designed for out-of-school time (OST) programs serving children in grades 3 to 5. The EA curriculum was developed by Engineering is Elementary® (EiE), a project of the National Center for Technological Literacy® at the Museum of Science, Boston. Each Engineering ... »
  • MyStar Summative Evaluation
    Date: 07/01/2011
    Resource Category: Summative
    In 2011, the Space Science Institute (SSI) engaged Insight Evaluation Services (IES) to conduct a summative evaluation of an online, multi-user space science game called MyStar. The game, which was developed with funding from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), was designed to introduce late middle school-early high school ... »

Pages