SOFIA: Observatorio Estratosférico de Astronomía Infraroja (SOFIA: Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy )
Wednesday 08/19/2020
6:00 pm ET/5:00 CT/ 3:00 PT
1-hora Seminario
Educadores, padres/tutores, estudiantes, público en general
 
The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar.

Acompáñenos a descubrir como es que los astrónomos aprenden del sitema solar y más allá utilizando herramientas diferentes a los telescopios en la Tierra. En ésta presentación compartiremos con Andrew Fischer el Ingeniero líder de operaciones de SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) del Centro de Investigaciones de vuelos Armstrong de la NASA. Aprenda acerca de SOFIA, un Boeing 747SP modificado que transporta un telescopio de 2.7 metros de diámetro. Al mismo tiempo, hablaremos del telescopio especial Hubble y sus extraordinarias fotografías de planetas, estrellas y galaxias. Y compartiremos recursos de STEM de la NASA.

 



 
 
 

Ms. Monica Uribe serves as the NASA Specialist for both Ames Research Center and Armstrong Flight Center. Her work includes developing Spanish language resources, providing professional development sessions, webinars and NASA STEM engagement sessions and activities for educators and students. Ms. Uribe holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México with a concentration in Industrial Engineering; she has several years of experience in industry as an engineer. Ms. Uribe holds a Texas teaching certification in Mathematics for grades 4-12 and has 10+ years of experience as a mathematics educator. Drawing on her experience in industry and as an educator, Ms. Uribe engages educators and students on a variety of topics in STEM Education to promote best practices in culturally responsive pedagogy and student learning. Ms. Uribe is currently pursuing a doctorate in Mathematics Education at Texas State University.