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Minot State University: Pre-service teacher workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC met with Minot State University students and led a pre-service teacher workshop on April 1st, 2021. We conducted three hands-on activities and introduced the various NASA- and ND-based educator opportunities. Activities from the session  Pocket Solar System Strange New Planet Rockets to the Rescue Here are some helpful links: The Google Slides presentation […]

DEIA Space Science PD Workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The IDEAS* team presents: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Space Science Educators Workshop *(Innovative Differentiated Education Activities in Space Science) Registration is now closed. About: To prepare for accessible and inclusive eclipse and space science experiences, all educators will participate in hands-on STEM investigations, explore UND’s Human Spaceflight Laboratory (Inflatable Lunar/Martian Analog Habitat, Space Suit […]

UND: TEAMS Pre-service teacher workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC met with University of North Dakota TEAM students and led a pre-service teacher presentation in December of 2021. We presented one hands-on activity and introduced the various NASA- and ND-based educator opportunities.   Activities from the session  NASA GLOBE App   Here are some helpful links: The Google Slides presentation can be found […]

Minot State University: Pre-service teacher workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC met with Minot State University students and led a pre-service teacher workshop in September of 2021. We conducted three hands-on activities and introduced the various NASA- and ND-based educator opportunities. Activities from the session  Pocket Solar System Rockets to the Rescue Strange New Planet Here are some helpful links: The Google Slides presentation […]

Virtual PD Workshop: Atmospheres of North Dakota

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

NASA-in-the-Classroom Professional Development Workshop Registration Closed Please join us for a VIRTUAL hands-on professional development workshop open to all ND educators! Stay at home and participate in this 100% virtual NASA-in-the-Classroom professional development workshop. Open to all North Dakota K-12 educators and education majors, participants will receive a free PurpleAir atmospheric sensor for the workshop […]

Minot State University: Pre-service teacher workshop

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC met with Minot State University students and led a pre-service teacher workshop in February of 2021. We conducted two virtual hands-on activities and introduced the various NASA- and ND-based educator opportunities. Activities from the session  Pocket Solar System NASA GLOBE citizen science app Here are some helpful links: The Google Slides presentation can […]

Virtual PD Workshop: Sphero in the Classroom

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

NASA-in-the-Classroom Professional Development Workshop 15 PD hours were completed on 8/13/20. VIRTUAL Hands-on Professional Development Workshop open to all ND educators Stay at home and participate in this 100% virtual NASA-in-the-Classroom professional development workshop. Open to all North Dakota K-12 educators and education majors, participants will receive a free Sphero robot and join their class as […]

NDSGC Affiliates Business Meeting

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

2020 Affiliates Meeting Recap The ND Space Grant’s Business Meeting was held virtually on May 8, 2020 from 12:00-1:00 pm. All affiliates can revisit the discussion: PDF of the slides can be found in this Google Drive link Video recording of the meeting Password: 9B*^49.+ Audio transcript of the meeting NDSGC Aurora newsletter featuring FY19 Here […]

Astronaut shares the literal growing pains of NASA’s shuttle program

Categories: ND NASA EPSCoR

Lawrence DeLucas, scientist and former astronaut, speaks at UND about the demanding environment of spaceflight Lawrence DeLucas, now a principal scientist at the Aerospace Corporation, came to UND campus on Monday for tours, interactions with students and an evening presentation on the physiological effects of long-duration spaceflight. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today. Though not commonly […]

Blue Origin rocket takes UND students’ experiment into space

Categories: Space Studies

Knowledge gained about bioluminescence in microgravity will complement ongoing research Blue Origin’s rocket, named “New Shepard” for astronaut Alan Shepard, launched Dec. 11 in Texas. The suborbital, reusable rocket is designed to send payloads past the boundary of space. UND Space Studies students sent a payload up with the latest launch. Image courtesy of Blue […]