Explore Earth with Langley: Immerse Your Students in NASA Science with My NASA Data
Monday 08/31/2020
12:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Students, Parents, & Educators in Grades K-16
 
The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar.

Inspire your students as only NASA can this coming school year! Leveraging a treasure trove of global Earth science data collected by satellites, NASA offers a wealth of educational resources, such as the My NASA Data program, that engage teachers and students alike in authentic research and data analysis. In this webinar co-hosted with Elizabeth Joyner and Desiray Wilson of NASA Langley's Science Mission Directorate (SMD), we'll explore the science behind My NASA Data Story Maps as well as tips for classroom implementation.


Dr. Anne Weiss is the Education Professional Development Specialist at Langley Research Center, which serves Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. Anne originally trained as a neuroscientist, which included a research assignment in genetics at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Los Alamos National Laboratory. Since 1998, Anne has taught Earth science, chemistry & biochemistry, physical science, human anatomy & physiology, and general biology at the K-12 and higher education levels. As a graduate assistant, Anne served as Community Manager of the NASA Educators Online Network (NEON), the subject of her dissertation on online teacher professional development, for the NASA Aerospace Education Services Project (AESP). Anne earned a B.S. in Vertebrate Physiology (with history minor) from the Pennsylvania State University, a M.S. in Physiology from the Arizona State University, and a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from the Pennsylvania State University.