Explore Space Tech: NASA Spinoffs
Wednesday 07/28/2021
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.

Space Technologies and Benefit of Humanity? Explore this connection in our free 1-hr webinar and learn about how the technology NASA has developed for its missions has benefited our life here on earth. Also learn how to bring this discussion to your classrooms to teach concepts that span multiple disciplines. We will review NASA publication called Spinoff and discuss related classroom activities. The webinar will also review an asynchronous learning opportunity in the form of digital badge that systematically explores NASA Spinoffs.

 
 

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.