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09/01/2015
Elementary GLOBE Aerosol Training
Eight informal educators at NASA Langley Research Center were trained in the New Elementary Aerosols resources. Participants read through the online webstory and went outside to observe daytime sky color. The additional hands-on STEM Learning Activities were demonstrated and participants discussed best practices for teacher training.  >>

08/31/2015
August 2015 Letter to the Community
August 2015 Letter to the Community  >>

08/31/2015
August 2015 News Brief
August 2015 News Brief  >>

08/26/2015
OA-ICC Considers Ocean Acidification Training in Capetown, South Africa
Interested in a training course on ocean acidification? The Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre (OA-ICC) is interested in determining potential interest in a November workshop in Capetown, South Africa.  >>

08/26/2015
Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program Accepting Applications
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship (AEF) Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 AEF fellowship year.  >>

08/25/2015
AMS Offers Wealth of Resources to K-12 Educators and Undergraduate Faculty
The American Meteorological Society (AMS) offers continues to offer a wide variety of resources, materials, and programs for K-12 educators as well as faculty at undergraduate institutions.  >>

08/25/2015
National Park Foundation Offers "Every Kid in a Park" Pass
Beginning 1 September, The U.S. National Park Foundation will be offering an "Every Kid in a Park" Pass to all 4th graders and their families. This free park pass is part of a new initiative to provide the next generation of American national park visitors, supporters, and advocates the opportunity to experience and explore places that are home to this country's "natural treasures, rich history, and vibrant culture."  >>

08/25/2015
NASA Collaborates with GLOBE to Introduce Water Exploration Webinar
On 8 September, the NASA STEM Educator Professional Development Collaborative (NASA EPDC) at Texas State University, in collaboration with The GLOBE Program, will be hosting a 1-hour webinar entitled, "NASA Elementary STEM Inquiry: Experiencing Water Exploration."  >>

08/25/2015
GLOBE Estonia Hosts Successful GLOBE Regional Learning Expedition
GLOBE Estonia, in cooperation with the Embassy of the United States of America in Tallinn and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Estonia, hosted the 2015 GLOBE Regional Learning Expedition (GRLE) from August 3 through August 6, 2015.  >>

08/19/2015
SMAP Observatory Completes Critical Calibration
NASA's scientists have completed their initial calibration of two critical instruments on the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite observatory, launched 31 January. This calibration will help pave the way for upcoming activities designed to validate SMAP science data against ground measurements, leading to the planned release of SMAP soil moisture data products to the international community this fall.  >>