Wednesday, November 02, 2011
USI brings NASA workshop (and more) to area teachers
Contact for more information:
Wendy Knipe Bredhold
Media Relations Specialist, News & Information Services
This year's conference will feature a workshop by Susan Kohler, Aerospace Education Services Project (AESP) Education Specialist with the NASA Glenn Research Center. Kohler will present "On the Moon with NASA-Engineering Design Challenges" from 11:15 a.m. to noon in Education Center Room 2113. With hands-on projects such as an air-powered rocket and a rubber band-powered moon rover, she will show teachers how to bring engineering and the adventure of space exploration to life for students. View the complete schedule.
The Ohio Valley STEM Educators Conference is sponsored by USI's Southwest Indiana STEM (SwiSTEM) Center, which focuses on improvement of STEM-related education through curriculum redesign, realignment, and professional development for educators in the nine counties within the Southwest Indiana region.
For more information contact Allison Grabert, SwiSTEM Center interim director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812/228-5019.