NASA STEM: The Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems
Monday 10/05/2020
1:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades 4-12
 

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

 

Learn how to use a systems-thinking approach to gain a foundation in the carbon cycle and its relation to climate and energy. The materials incorporate a diverse set of NASA STEM activities geared toward upper-middle and high school students, including:

 

  • Introductory Learning Activities:
  • Plant-A-Plant Experiments: 
  • Protocols and Field Learning Activities: 
  • Modeling:  Teacher Support: 

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.