NASA STEM at Home and School: Urban Heat Islands Story Map
Monday 09/28/2020
1:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades K-12

The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar.


Learn how to use the MY NASA Data story map on Urban Heat Islnds. We will explore the remote learning potential for this resource. STEM activities and GLOBE science protocols for collecting data will be the introduced.  Participants will review the NASA STEM resources and explore on-line learning. Use the inquiry based activities to help students explore the societal impacts of climate change and land cover use across the globe. 


Susan Kohler is the current Education Professional Development Specialist at Glenn Research Center and serves the states of Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Minnesota. She has more than 25 years of progressively responsible K-12 educational leadership experience. She has served as Asst. Principal, Principal, Curriculum Director, Math/Science Consultant and Asst. Superintendent. Susan taught science for 13 years at the high school level. Her expertise in STEM and professional development is combined with her knowledge of new technology trends and innovative instructional strategies. Susan holds a Master’s in Education Administration from Bowling Green State College as well as a Bachelors degree of Science in Biological Sciences with the emphasis on Neurophysiology from Ramapo College in New Jersey.