Preparing to Live on the Moon with Artemis Missions
Wednesday 11/03/2021
6:00 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.

NASA is preparing to send astronauts to live on and around the Moon with Artemis Missions. Living on the Moon would require us to build habitats that protect us from hazards of deep space environments like Radiation, Isolation, Distance from Earth, Gravity, and hostile Environments (RIDGE). This webinar will share ways to bring this discussion to students with engaging activities and other resources. It will also include a big-picture story of the Artemis Missions and strategies to implement Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT) practices, Join us for this free 1-hr webinar!

Core Disciplinary Ideas Covered: Motion and Stability, Engineering Design


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.