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Friday, March 8 • 3:20pm - 3:40pm
Using Authentic NASA Data in the Classroom

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One of the best things about NASA is that YOU own the data. As a federal agency, all NASA sponsored scientific data is made publicly available on the Internet. The trick is knowing where to find it and how to use it. In this session, we will look at some of the NASA online data nodes, the types and formats of data available, where to find free software that can read the data, and how to use this data to meet national science, math, and technology standards in your classroom. You'll also learn about NASA programs that allow you and your students to become actual scientists to collect and analyze your own data.

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David Black

Teacher, Walden School of Liberal Arts
David Black teaches high school physical sciences, engineering, and media design classes at Walden School of Liberal Arts in Provo, Utah. He is a frequent presenter at state and national science and technology educator conferences, and is deeply involved in NASA and STEAM education programs. He has taught 3D modeling classes for 15 years. Last fall, his school purchased their first 3D printer, which has been used for engineering prototypes, 3D... Read More →

Friday March 8, 2013 3:20pm - 3:40pm

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