CLCofMe is also Maine's NASA Educator Resource Center!
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Free Resources and Training for Educators!
The purpose of a NASA Educator Resource Center (ERC) is to help teachers learn about and use NASA's educational resources. Personnel at the ERC work with teachers to find out what they need and to share NASA's expertise. The ERC will provide educators with demonstrations of educational technologies such as NASA educational Web sites and NASA Television. The ERC provides inservice and preservice training utilizing NASA instructional products. Educators also have the opportunity to preview, copy, and receive NASA instructional products.
NASA Educational Resources are aligned with National and State Education Standards
Through the Educator Resource Center Network, NASA provides the expertise and necessary facilities to help educators access and utilize science, mathematics, technology, and geography instructional products. All of these products are aligned with national standards and can be tailored to Maine's standards.
Make an appointment to visit Maine's ERC now! Call the Challenger Learning Center of Maine at (207)990-2900, ext. 2.
To learn more, visit these sites:http://www.core.nasa.gov/
LANDSTAT IMAGE MOSAIC of ANTARCTICA The first true-color high-resolution satellite image of the Antarctic continent. Students can then develop a research question and debate the value of studying the chosen feature. http://quest.nasa.gov/challenges/lima
LANDSTAT IMAGE MOSAIC of ANTARCTICA
The first true-color high-resolution satellite image of the Antarctic continent. Students can then develop a research question and debate the value of studying the chosen feature. http://quest.nasa.gov/challenges/lima
The website features enhanced and engaging information about NASAâ€™s vast scope of scientific endeavors and achievements. Included at the site are a broad range of resources for learning the science behind NASA missions, interactive tables and topic searches, and in-depth coverage of NASAâ€™s past, present and future science missions.
NASA EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS
This section of the NASA website offers classroom activities, educator guides, posters, and other resources.
Web-based video and educator resource repository which focuses on grades K-5, 6-8, 9-12, and the general public. These resources are available on-demand to every school in the nation and address the demand for instant information that is engaging, interactive, and easily integrated into daily lesson planning.