• Journal Article

NASA promotes STEM professional activities for educators

Citation

Charles, K. (2010). NASA promotes STEM professional activities for educators. NCSM Newsletter, 41(2), 16-17.

Abstract

Amidst resurging emphasis on STEM-related fields of study, career opportunities, and K-12 student performance, NASA launched its Summer of Innovation with a number of partnerships and professional development opportunities for teachers. NASA was tasked by the President to play a significant national role in stimulating interest in STEM and to use its vast resources and capabilities to inspire a new generation of scientists, engineers, and mathematicians.