NASA Galileo Educator Institute, July 23-24, 2013

NASA Galileo Educator Institute
Paulo Oemig Instructor
July 23-24, 2013
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's Educator Resource Center in Greenbelt, MD.

The NASA Galileo Educator Network (GEN) Professional Development Institute (PDI) is a two-day workshop emphasizing inquiry-based strategies, the nature and practice of science aligned through the Framework for K-12 Science Education and the NGSS. Participants will engage in activities and strategies for teaching Galileo-themed space science content using NASA-developed and supported resources. A follow-up session will allow educators to refine lessons and share feedback with fellow participants. Upon completion of the two-day institute each participant will receive a NASA Galileo Educator certificate, and the award winning collection of activities and resources for teaching astronomy on DVD-ROM The Universe at Your Fingertips 2.0. Meets DC, MD, VA, and PA State Science and Technology Standards.

Email registration requests to Leslie Garrison, GSFC-ERC Educator Specialist,