09/15/2017GLOBE Learning Expedition in Estonia
At the beginning of August, students and teachers from Estonian GLOBE schools gathered together to enjoy an active three-day GLOBE Learning Expedition. Students created a GLOBE-themed commercial, gathered data during fieldwork, went head to head in GLOBE Games, and much more. >>
09/15/2017Phase III of the ENSO Campaign “Water in Our Environment” Has Begun!
We are proud to announce Phase III of the GLOBE ENSO (El Niño Southern Oscillation) Student Research Campaign: “Water in Our Environment." >>
09/14/2017Teachers: Join the GLOBE Program – Register Today for a GLOBE Teacher Training Workshop in Your Area
Connect your students to an international network of students, teachers, and scientists to learn more about our shared environment. For a school to fully participate in The GLOBE Program, at least one teacher must be trained in GLOBE science measurement protocols and education activities by attending a GLOBE Teacher Workshop. >>
09/14/2017European Phenology Campaign 2017/2018 for Schools Starts Now!
The European Phenology Campaign 2017/2018 starts now. Within the campaign, students can observe autumn changes of trees using both the GLOBE green-down protocol and the GrowApp smartphone application. This year, the campaign focus is on seven tree species. >>
09/13/2017Teachers: Check out These Tips/Resources for Your Classrooms – GLOBE Across the Curriculum Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE Teachers: If you haven’t visited “GLOBE Across the Curriculum” pages on the GLOBE website lately, you may want to check out the tips and resources available to you! >>
09/12/2017NAAEE Conference Still On Schedule (18-21 October) After Hurricane Irma – Have You Registered for the GLOBE/Eco-schools Workshop Yet?
The passing of Hurricane Irma has not changed the fact that the 46th Annual North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) Conference will be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA, from 18-21 October 2017! (To read an update on the conference in relation to Hurricane Irma, click here.) On 18 October, a full-day workshop “The GLOBE Program and Eco-schools: Science and Sustainability in School Gardens” will be offered. >>
09/11/2017When Can Observations of Daily Precipitation be Reported? Read Dr. Dixon Butler’s Latest Blog and Find Out!
As Dr. Dixon Butler explains in his latest blog,”Daily Precipitation – Now May be Reported at Any Time of Day,” observations of daily precipitation have been a part of GLOBE from the beginning. >>
09/11/2017GLOBE Announces the 2018 GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium – Projects due 01 March
The GLOBE Program is pleased to announce the 2018 GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS). In order to align with the 2018 GLOBE Learning Expedition (GLE), projects will be due on Thursday, 01 March 2018. >>
09/06/2017The Eclipse has Passed Over – But Here’s What You Can Do with Your Solar Eclipse Glasses Now
Now that the solar eclipse across America has passed over, you may be wondering what you can do with your eclipse glasses. If your glasses aren’t damaged, you can save them for future eclipses (the next eclipse in America will be in 2023 and 2024) or you can donate them to children in regions experiencing future eclipses! >>
09/06/2017GLOBE Games and Annual GLOBE Workshop for Teachers in Ukraine
In Ukraine, the beginning of summer was busy with GLOBE activities. Teachers had the opportunity to attend a conference and GLOBE training (held from 13-15 June) in Rivne. On top of that, students, teachers, and scientists got together at the GLOBE Games, which were organized from 19-22 June in Kyiv. >>