Space Across the Curriculum Course for PreK-12 Teachers - Space Technologies in the Classroom: Imagery and High-Tech Science

When: 
Monday, July 7, 2014 - 8:00am to Friday, July 11, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Space Foundation Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Dr., Colorado Springs, Colo.

Space Technologies in the Classroom: Imagery and High-Tech Science

This course will examine the numerous uses of space technologies in our society for the benefit of humankind. Educators will discover the practical applications of orbital mechanics as they explore the everyday uses of satellites. Through field trips and hands-on demonstrations, educators will receive an introduction to space transportation and design, robotics, communications, space power, and space structures. Participants will build and explore a variety of space technologies, including the construction of their own programmable robot. Free technologies for use in the classroom will also be explored.

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