Education Brochures Available
Two new brochures are now available for educators describing Space Foundation education programs.
Space Across the Curriculum
The Space Across the Curriculum brochure describes the Space Foundation's hands-on, professional development courses for PreK-12 educators. The classes, which will be offered next summer at the Space Foundation Discovery Institute in Colorado Springs, Colo., and at Colorado State University-Pueblo, are customized for every grade level and subject.
Participants can earn continuing education credits, graduate credits or work toward master's degrees in multiple related disciplines at Colorado State University-Pueblo, Regis University or the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Lessons are instantly transferrable to the classroom. A limited number of scholarships are available for teachers.
To see a Space Watch article on the schedule for 2012 Space Across the Curriculum courses, click here.
Space Foundation Discovery Institute
The Space Foundation Discovery Institute (SFDI) brochure covers the programs and laboratories located at the Space Foundation's national professional development center for teachers, education destination for students and headquarters for the Space Foundation education team.
The Space Foundation Discovery Institute houses a number of facilities, including:
- The AGI Space Missions Simulator laboratory
- The one-of-a-kind Mars Yard and the Honeywell Mars Robotic Experience
- A NASA Educator Resource Center
The SFDI brochure describes how teachers and students can participate.
To order free Space Across the Curriculum or Space Foundation Discovery Institute brochures for you and/or your school, contact Chrys Rheinbolt at CRheinbolt@SpaceFoundation.org or +1.719-955-3241.