2012 Pre-College Projects
CONTACT: Mary Hakala, JEDC
The Alaska Space Grant Program (ASGP) in partnership with NASA will host CryoConn, a three day "teacher as scientist" cryosphere science-focused professional development workshop for Alaska teachers.
PROJECT: A Collaborative Approach to STEM Education & Workforce Development
CONTACT: Holly McQuinn, UAA
The Alaska Space Grant Program (ASGP) in partnership with NASA will build upon the "NASA: Eyes on the Arctic" curriculum, sessions will be developed by an interdisciplinary group including student teachers, museum education staff, scientists, planetarium staff and informal educators. Through this unique approach to growing STEM disciplines, participants will engage STEM research and resources available in Anchorage and statewide with an objective of increasing enrollment and interest in STEM fields and careers.