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2013 EARTH Satellite Workshop—NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island

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Dates Friday, August 9, 2013
Location NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island
Audience Middle school and High school teachers
Focus Real-time Data
Opportunities Teachers involved in this workshop will:
  • Learn about cutting edge marine science and technology, ocean observatories and the data that they collect
  • Explore current scientific studies that use oceanographic data and how that data has changed our way of thinking about the oceans
  • Develop new curriculum that uses real science and near-real-time data to teach science content and process and addresses their needs and the needs of their students
  • Be part of a program that integrates the use of near-real-time data and real science into classrooms at a national level
  • Experience a rich opportunity for professional collaboration and receive classroom resources
Objectives The purpose of the workshop is to:
  • Educate, excite, and engage teachers with the concept of observatory (surface, benthic, and pelagic) data in the classroom.
  • Develop curricula enabling teachers and students to utilize near-real-time data.
Contact For more information about this workshop, Please contact Sarah Hallas

Last updated: Jan. 23, 2015

Full-hemisphere views of the Earth from GOES (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites).
GOES satellites are built by NASA and operated by NOAA.

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