Explore Solar System and Beyond: Scale and Origins
Monday 06/28/2021
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.

This webinar will provide educators with two interactive Solar System activities.  Educators will review the definition of accretion and walk-through activities about scale and the beginning of our beautiful Solar System.  Educators will be given the opportunity to discuss two educator guides, Exploring the Moon and Meteorite Mysteries, which host more than 20 activities for the K-12 classroom.

Hope to see you there!


Deepika is a NASA Education Specialist at Texas State University. She works to support NASA EPDC efforts nationally - both face-to-face and virtually. Deepika has worked in STEM Education in various capacities – as a researcher, educator, outreach coordinator, member of a non-profit startup, and K-8 Educator. She has enjoyed building diverse experiences in STEM education and hopes to add unique value to Educator Profession Development at NASA. Deepika has degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Mysore, India (Bachelors), University of Maryland, College Park (Maters), and Purdue University (Ph. D.) where she researched how to teach fundamental disciplinary concepts in Electrical Engineering.