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10/30/2019Today (30 Oct): U.S. Teachers – Join (Livestream) as NAEP Present Results of the 2019 Nation’s Report Card
On 30 October, NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress) Day, the National Assessment Governing Board will present the results from the 2019 Nation’s Report Card in Reading and Mathematics for grades 4 and 8 – and to discuss how stakeholders can help build more equitable educational outcomes. >>
10/28/2019GLOBE Community: The Teacher’s Guide is Searchable – Learning GLOBE Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Did you know that the Teacher’s Guide is searchable by protocol, learning activity, grade band, and standards? It is – and you can begin your search today, by clicking here! >>
10/21/2019Participating in the Fall Cloud Challenge? Check Out Facebook Live Event at GLOBE School on 22 October
Participating in the NASA GLOBE Fall Cloud Challenge? Join a Facebook Live Event on 22 October, 1:00 p.m. ET. For the Fall Cloud Challenge, the NASA team is connecting with GLOBE students from Montverde Academy in Florida, USA, with teacher Dr. Caryn Long! >>
10/18/2019Read New Blog, “Retrieving and Visualizing Tree Height Data is Pretty Easy”
Participating in the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign? A new blog, “Retrieving and Visualizing Tree Height Data is Pretty Easy,” written by Brian Campbell, NASA Senior Earth Science Education Specialist offers invaluable assistance! >>
10/16/2019Ready for the 2020 IVSS? Join the 30 October Informational Webinar
The 2020 GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS) Informational Webinar will be held on 30 October at 10:00 a.m. MT/12:00 p.m. ET. >>
10/16/2019Share Your Unique Voice – Join GLOBE’s Community Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force
The GLOBE Program is inviting anyone interested in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) to apply to participate in a GLOBE Task Force on DEI. If you’ve ever wondered if your unique voice is being heard – and you would like to help make GLOBE a more welcoming, diverse, equitable, and inclusive community, please consider applying. >>
10/16/2019Engaged in the October GLOBE Urban Heat Island Effect-Surface Temperature Field Campaign? Read Dr. C’s Latest Blog!
Are you participating in this month’s Urban Heat Island Effect (UHIE)-Surface Temperature Field Campaign? If so, you will want to read the latest blog by Dr. Kevin Czajkowsi (Dr. C), “Kicking Off Urban Heat Island Effect Campaign.” >>
10/15/2019NASA GPM Release New Version of IMERG – Offer Special GLOBE Activity (Along with Other Resources) Week of 14 October; Online Training 15 October
NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement Mission (GPM) -- an international collaboration that measures global precipitation from space – has just released a new data product: V06 IMERG (Integrated Multi-satellite Retrievals for GPM), which allows anyone to access the past two decades of precipitation data observations from space. >>
10/15/2019Water is Essential to Life! Read Blog “From Satellites to Your Backyard” To Learn How to View and Interact with NASA’s GPM Mission Data"
“Water is essential to life as we know it. Too much or too little water can mean the difference between life and death. While we live on a "water planet" and almost three-quarters of our planet is covered with water, less than 2.5% of that water is actually freshwater,” Dorian Wood Janney Science Educator for NASA’s Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Mission said in a recent blog. >>
10/15/2019Fall Cloud Challenge Begins Today (15 October-15 November): What’s Up in YOUR Sky? Submit Your Observations of Purple Sunrises or Sunsets
Have you noticed purple sunrises or sunsets where you live? Submit your photographs to GLOBE or GLOBE Observer, especially as start the Fall Cloud Challenge: What's Up in Your Sky (15 October through 15 November). >>
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