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May The Fourth Be With You: Astronomy In The Classroom
May 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Whom: Elementary, Middle, High School, and College Teachers and Administrators
When: Saturday, May 4th 2019 | 4pm-7pm with star gazing to follow
Where: South Mountain Environmental Education Center (SMEEC), 10409 S. Central Ave, Phoenix AZ 85042
Cost: $15 (Register below!)
Join us for an astronomy-packed evening in celebration of May the Fourth at the South Mountain Environmental Education Center (SMEEC). This Saturday session will include the topics of incorporating astronomy into your classroom, curriculum take-aways from NASA, the various programs and resources that SMEEC provides for teachers, and a presentation from Gordon Rosner of Arizona Star Tales: How we know about the universe, including telescopes, rockets and the study of light. Finally, in collaboration with SMEEC, we will follow Gordon Rosner's presentation with an evening of star gazing.
We have 81cmx61cm whiteboards for sale ($8 each). We may also be able to customize your boards for you. For more information: https://stemteachersphx.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Whiteboard stands are also available for $9 each.