(July 20-21; San Jose State University, San Jose, Calif.)
Explore the Universe through classroom-tested, standards-based, hands-on astronomy activities. Participants will discover investigations and techniques to help teach Earth and space science in the context of the Next Generation Science Standards. The workshop will also focus on engaging underserved populations in science through their astronomical heritage. Information on the latest findings by NASA’s Kepler mission will be discussed, and a wealth of teaching resources will be provided.
Registration costs are as follows: $75 until May 15; $95 from May 16-July 5; $125 for on-site registration. For more information and to register, please visit http://bit.ly/11wgWi5.