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07/27/2018GLOBE Welcomes New Partnering Country: The Republic of Botswana
On 26 June 2018, Ambassador of the United States Earl R. Mille, on behalf of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and Minister of Basic Education Bagalatia Arone signed an agreement to implement The GLOBE Program in Botswana at a signing ceremony in Gaborone. >>
07/24/2018Read GIO Director Dr. Tony Murphy’s Blog on the 2018 GLE – Then Share Your Thoughts!
In a recent blog, Dr. Tony Murphy, Director of the GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO), shares his thoughts and impressions of the 2018 GLE. >>
07/24/2018Did You Attend the 2018 GLE in Ireland? Add the New Virtual Badge to Your GLOBE “My Page”
Did you attend the 2018 GLOBE Learning Expedition (GLE) in Killarney, Ireland? If so, you can add the new virtual badge to your GLOBE.gov “My Page” – as well as to your social media, your school website, or anywhere else you would like to show that you attended the GLE! >>
07/23/2018New Timeline Animation Tool Added to the Visualization System – Measurements Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Want to see your measurements over time? Then you’ll want to check out the new timeline animation tool, which was just added to the GLOBE Visualization (Vis) System! >>
07/20/2018GLOBE Teachers: Share Your GLOBE-Related STEM Learning Activities with the GLOBE Community
Do you do STEM-related activities as part of your GLOBE curriculum or trainings? The GLOBE Program would greatly appreciate you sharing your learning activities with teachers throughout the worldwide GLOBE community! (If you are located in the United States, GIO is especially interested in activities that have been aligned with NGSS.) >>
07/19/2018Were You a GLOBE Student – and Now You’re Working in a STEM Field? Share Your Story!
Were you a GLOBE student and now you’re working in a STEM field? GLOBE is gathering stories of GLOBE students who have been influenced by their GLOBE experiences to either pursue STEM education or who are now working in a STEM-related career. >>
07/16/2018GLOBE Community: GLOBE Materials Available in Multiple Languages – Comprehension Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Many GLOBE materials have been translated, and are available, in multiple languages. This includes translations of the Teacher’s Guide, Elementary GLOBE, and GLOBE resouces. >>
07/16/2018New GLOBE Carbon Cycle Teacher’s Guide Protocol/eTraining Now Live!
The GLOBE Program is pleased to announce that a new “Carbon Cycle Protocol” and Carbon Cycle eTraining modules are now live. Carbon is the most abundant element in living things. It is also present in the Earth’s atmosphere, soil, oceans, and crust. The global carbon cycle is the movement of carbon between the atmosphere, land, and oceans – and is a key regulator of Earth’s climate system and is central to ecosystem function. >>
07/16/20182018 United States Student Research Symposia (SRS) Highlights from Around the Country
In 2018, regional United States Student Research Symposia (SRS) were held around the country. At the SRS, students from across the United States had the opportunity to come together at one of six face-to-face regional symposia to share the results of field investigations using GLOBE program protocols. >>
07/13/2018Teachers! Ready to Join the GLOBE Community? Attend a Workshop or Experience eTraining!
Teachers: Are you ready to join The GLOBE Program and connect your classrooms to an international network of students, teachers, and scientists in order 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 or by completing the required online eTraining modules. >>
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