Happy World Water Day 2012!
Be sure to check out the United Nations World Water Day
website today and thoughout the year. Get your students hands-on with the World Water Monitoring Challenge
, where students can get hands-on measuring the physical properties of local water bodies.
Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments
Don't forget that IRIS
(Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology) does an outstanding job of updating their website immediately when a major earthquake occurs. Visit their Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments
page to find a PowerPoint and animations documeting the March 20 Magnitude 7.4 earthquake in Oaxaca, Mexico!
National Environmental Education Week
April 15-21, 2012 - Focusing this year on the theme “Greening STEM: The Environment as Inspiration for 21st Century Learning,” EE Week connects educators with environmental resources to promote K-12 students’ understanding of the environment. Visit their website to explore resources: http://eeweek.org/greening_stem
Save the Date!
PAESTA will be having its first meeting on Saturday, October 13, at Penn State Brandywine
in Media, PA. All members are invited to attend and present their educational work in Earth and Space Science. If you would like to be involved with the meeting planning, please contact us at email@example.com