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06/19/2020
Teacher Feature: A Q&A with GLOBE Teacher Hannah VanScotter
A Q&A with GLOBE teacher Hannah VanScotter. Hannah teaches a variety of science classes at Jefferson Montessori Academy, a K-12 school in Carlsbad, New Mexico, USA. Her students "all came away [from the SRS] talking about how they have more confidence in science, being able to do things like a big project they haven’t been encouraged to do before."  >>

06/19/2020
Today (19 June): U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners Weekly Watercooler
U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners: The Friday Watercoolers will continue through the end of June (26 June). Each meet-up will begin at 3:10 ET with a brief update from U.S. Country Coordinator Jen Bourgeault, and will proceed with a presentation or two from a GLOBE teacher or partner, with time for questions and conversation following.  >>

06/18/2020
Coming in July: Update to GLOBE Observer App to Integrate GLOBE’s Data Entry System into GLOBE Observer
In July, GLOBE will be releasing an update to the GLOBE Observer app, which will begin to integrate GLOBE’s data entry system into GLOBE Observer. The first release will include GLOBE’s atmosphere protocols. The new system simplifies and streamlines the site creation process while presenting a new modern interface. Users will be able to create their own protocol “bundles” – combinations of protocols that you use frequently. Over the months ahead, more protocols will be added until the entire data entry system will be available in GLOBE Observer.  >>

06/18/2020
Check Out the GLOBE Observer “Clouds Wizard”
In April, NASA's GLOBE Observer (GO) launched the new GLOBE Observer “Clouds Wizard.” application encourages citizen scientists and members of the GLOBE community to use their mobile phone to make measurements of the world around them. One component in the application supports users with the ability to photograph and identify the clouds they see in their sky.  >>

06/17/2020
Opportunity to Share Webinars, Videos, and/or Resources During the 2020 GLOBE Virtual Annual Meeting: 13-16 July
New: GLOBE community members can share webinars, videos, and/or links to resources. Although the GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO) is unable to host any additional meetings throughout the week, GIO can share items that do not conflict with already scheduled events.  >>

06/15/2020
NASA GLOBE Clouds Family Guide – In English and Spanish (Guía Para Familias)
The NASA GLOBE Clouds team has put together a family guide filled with activities and resources great to do as a family from your home. (El equipo NASA GLOBE nubes ha preparado una guía para familias llena de actividades y recursos tremendas para realizar haceren family en tu hogar.)  >>

06/12/2020
UCAR Center for Science Education’s “Special Edition: Help K-12 Students Learn About Earth from Home” Collection of Educational Resources Available
Check out this “Special Edition: Help K12 Students Learn About Earth From Home” collection of K-12 educational resources to support teachers with distance learning and families who are doing their own instructional endeavors about weather, climate, air quality, the Sun and space weather, and other Earth science topics. This collection was put together by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Center for Science Education, a GLOBE partner.  >>

06/10/2020
Science Doesn’t Stop! Read New Blog “Why the GLOBE European Phenology Campaign is Awesome!”
GLOBE Community: Read the recent Community Blog written by Brian Campbell, NASA Senior Earth Science Education Specialist, “Why The GLOBE European Phenology Campaign is Awesome!”  >>

06/08/2020
Teacher Feature: A Q&A with GLOBE Teacher Elodie Bourbon
A Q&A with GLOBE teacher Elodie Bourbon: Elodie teaches two sections of Earth science for ESL students. "What is different about GLOBE is the fact that students go outside, actually collect real data."  >>

06/05/2020
Today (05 June) is World Environment Day – It’s All About Diversity
The theme of this year’s World Environment Day, 05 June, is “It’s Time for Nature” – celebrating biodiversity. World Environment Day is the United Nation’s most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began in 1974, it has grown to become a global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated in over 100 countries.  >>