Press Releases

02/24/2004
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.(Feb. 25, 2004) -- An exciting new initiative is underway at the Space Foundation, which today announced its first flight of Teacher Liaisons. This select group of educators will receive special training and professional development experiences as part of their commitment in representing the Space Foundation in schools across the country. They will be an active link between...
10/07/2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 8, 2003) -- Hundreds of teachers and thousands of students from across the country are expected to attend the Space Foundation's first educational conference of its kind, the 2003 Colorado Centennial of Flight Celebration, scheduled Nov. 6-7 at the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA). USAFA cadets will also participate and assist with breakout sessions. Fresh off...
04/30/2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 1, 2003) -- The Space Foundation and Regis University announced today the launch of a new Master of Education Degree program, with an emphasis in Space Studies Leadership. The new degree, offered by the Foundation and Regis in collaboration, is regionally accredited by North Central Association and provides a quality, easily accessible, distance-delivered...
04/28/2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 29, 2003) -- The Space Foundation announced today that its recently concluded 19th National Space Symposium (April 7-10, 2003) grew 20 percent as compared to the 2002 event - attracting record numbers of registrants, exhibitors and other participants. The premier annual space industry conference and trade show, held at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, this...
04/08/2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 9, 2003) -- The Space Foundation announced today a new educational initiative called the Ascent program, designed to stimulate interest among college level students in pursuing high technology careers in the aerospace industry. The Ascent program offers students a one-of-a-kind fellowship for academic needs and unique experiences in various aerospace venues. The...
01/21/2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.(Jan. 22, 2003) -- The Space Foundation, the leading non-profit organization advancing the exploration, development, and use of space and space education, is offering six unique, hands-on Space Discovery teacher graduate courses this summer in Colorado Springs. Three hours of graduate credit from the University of Colorado is available for each course. The Space Foundation'...
05/20/2002
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.(May. 21, 2002) -- According to every national poll, space is one of the two most exciting subjects for children. This summer, K-12 educators can learn how to Launch Learning Excitement with space in their classrooms during the Space Foundation's Space Discovery graduate courses in Colorado Springs. During five unique, week-long tracks, teachers will explore the biological...
04/17/2002
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 18, 2002) -- The Space Foundation and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (CU-Colorado Springs) have joined forces to create a new space studies specialty for elementary and secondary school teachers, the organizations announced today. The specialty will be part of the master's degree in curriculum and instruction offered by the CU-Colorado Springs'...

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