05/31/201705 June is World Environment Day – Citizen Scientists Play Crucial Role in “Connecting People to Nature“
The theme of this year’s World Environment Day, 05 June, is “Connecting People to Nature.” Citizen scientists have become invaluable contributors to this world-wide event, and the data they are busy collecting is becoming one of the best ways to protect the nature we are trying to connect with. >>
05/30/2017GLOBE U.S. Teachers – Read the Latest STEM Education Coalition Newsletter
Read the latest STEM Education Coalition Newsletter! >>
05/30/2017Participating in the U.S. Regional Student Research Symposia? This Year’s Rubric Now Available Online – And Many More Resources Available!
The rubric that will be used for project review at the 2017 U.S. Regional Student Research Symposia (SRS) is now available online. The rubric is based on the GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium scoring rubric, with modifications for the poster/presentation style of the SRS. >>
05/30/2017GLOBE Teachers: Hands-on Learning with Teaching Boxes – Science Content Made Easy!
GLOBE Teachers: Hands-on Learning with Teaching Boxes – Science Content Made Easy! >>
05/30/2017GLOBE Conference in Croatia
Students and teachers from 40 Croatian GLOBE schools took part in the 20th Annual GLOBE Conference and Competition held in Zadar from May 15 to May 17, 2017. The students presented their research projects and thoroughly enjoyed The GLOBE Survey Competition in the beautiful Zadar region covered with natural beauty. >>
05/30/2017GLOBE Opportunity for U.S. Middle School Science Teachers: Professional Development Workshop Will be Held in Boulder, Colorado, USA, in August – Travel/Stipend Offered
Twelve middle school science teachers are being recruited to attend a teacher professional development workshop in Boulder, Colorado, USA, from 13-18 August – and to field test a science unit on weather that uses activities, data, and scientific protocols from The GLOBE Program. BSCS (Biological Sciences Curriculum Study) and SciEd (UCAR Center for Science Education) are developing this innovative middle school science unit. >>
05/23/2017Deadline for Submission of Abstracts for Annual Meeting Student Research Exhibition Extended to 01 June!
The 5th Student Research Exhibition will take place during the poster session of the 21st GLOBE Annual Meeting in New Haven Connecticut, USA. The deadline for the submission of student abstracts for the exhibition has been extended to 01 June. >>
05/22/2017GLOBE Community: Here’s How You Upload Photos and Videos to GLOBE Webpages – Uploading Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Want to upload photos or videos to the GLOBE Website? Watch this demonstration video and learn how to upload today! >>
05/22/2017GLOBE Teachers: Register Now for Wednesday’s (24 May) GLOBE MISSION EARTH Webinar: “Observing the Solar Eclipse on August 21”
GLOBE Teachers: Register now for the 24 May GLOBE MISSION EARTH webinar: “Observing the Solar Eclipse on August 21.” The webinar will be held at 8:00 p.m. EDT. >>
05/19/2017GLOBE Earth Day Celebrations in Estonia
A combination of creativity and enthusiasm made the Earth Day Celebrations by GLOBE in Estonia outstanding. GLOBE Estonia in cooperation with US Embassy in Tallinn organized various activities at several locations, thereby giving opportunities to many people to participate. >>