New Year, New Resources from My NASA Data to Support Today's APES Classroom
Wednesday 01/27/2021
4:30 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades 9-12
Are you interested in using authentic Earth/Environmental data to help students unravel Earth's complexity?  Do you need resources to support virtual lessons that engage students with science practices?  Join Natalie Macke, NJ APES Teacher, and Elizabeth Joyner from My NASA Data as they connect resources from My NASA Data with Advanced Placement Environmental Science learning objectives.   



Dr. Samuel García Jr. serves as a NASA Educator Professional Development Specialist, Assistant Professor of Practice for the LBJ Institute for Education and Research. Dr. García helps facilitate professional development to both formal and informal STEM educators utilizing NASA resources with a specific focus on Culturally Responsive Pedagogy. He also works with faculty serving in Minority Serving Institutions in developing STEM educational tools and resources for teachers to implement in their classrooms. Dr. García’s research agenda is geared towards community and educational change by creating healthy, equitable, and culturally responsive learning environments for traditionally underserved populations. Dr. García. earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Texas Río Grande Valley, formerly University of Texas Pan American and holds a doctorate degree in School Improvement from Texas State University.