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02/20/2018YLACES Offers Awards, Scholarships, Grants for U.S. Science Education
Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists (YLACES), based in the United States, offers awards, scholarships, grants, and support – all to assist and reward the implementation of inquiry-based, experiential science education where students do science and contribute to understanding of our natural world. >>
02/16/2018GLOBE Mission EARTH Offers Professional Development Opportunity for Career Tech Teachers: June 11-15 (Toledo, Ohio, USA)
U.S. Career Tech Teachers (grades 7-12): Join GLOBE Mission EARTH’s STEM Institute this summer (11-15 June) at the University of Toledo (Ohio, USA) and become a GLOBE-trained teacher. Learn how to collect environmental data and produce geographic visualizations. The deadline to apply is 30 April. >>
02/16/2018GLOBE Implementation Office Closed Monday, 19 February, for President’s Day
The GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO), including the Community Support Team, will be closed Monday, 19 February, to celebrate the U.S. President’s Day holiday. >>
02/16/2018Summer 2018 Paid Internships for Science Teachers at NASA Langley (USA) – Become a GLOBE Certified Teacher (Applications Due 01 March)
The Science Directorate at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, USA is seeking in-service and pre-service teachers to come to NASA Langley during summer 2018 and work with the science education team to become GLOBE certified teachers. >>
02/15/20182018 Summer Internship Opportunity for U.S. High School Students in SEES Program at Center for Space Research in Texas – Deadline 15 March
U.S. GLOBE teachers/partners: Applications are now being accepted for a GLOBE intern at the STEM Enhancement in Earth Science (SEES) 2018 Summer Internship Program. This opportunity is open to U.S. High School Sophomores and Juniors. Application deadline is 15 March. >>
02/14/20182018 GLOBE IVSS Reports Due 01 March; Judging Webinar on 16 March!
Participating in the 2018 GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS)? Reports are due 01 March! >>
02/12/2018GLOBE Community: Check Out MUC Field Guide App – Land Cover Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Did you know that the MUC (Modified UNESCO Classification) Field Guide identifies the land cover classification for a specific location. Check it out! >>
02/12/2018Do You Need a Visa to Attend the 2018 GLE in Ireland? Find Out!
Do you need a Visa to attend the 2018 GLOBE Learning Expedition (GLE) and the 22nd Annual Meeting in Killarney, Ireland? For a guide to help you determine which GLOBE countries need a Visa to travel to the meeting, click here (http://www.inis.gov.ie/en/INIS/Pages/check-irish-visa). >>
02/09/2018GLOBE Israel Seeks Three U.S. GLOBE Junior High Schools or High Schools to Participate in Four-Week MOOC! Begins 19 February
GLOBE Israel is seeking three GLOBE Junior High Schools or High Schools to participate in a four-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), which will begin on 19 February. >>
02/08/201808 February: Find Out Why NASA is Studying Landslides from Space – Join this ENSO Phase III Science and Research Webinar
Why is NASA studying landslides from space? Join the Phase III GLOBE ENSO (El Niño Southern Oscillation) Student Research Campaign Science and Research Webinar on Thursday, 08 February (at 8:00 p.m. EST): “Deadly Landslides Strike California.” >>
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