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August 2014Newsletter

INTRODUCTION:

Well, hopefully everyone's had a great summer break, including a chance to get outside and see our beautiful planet!  Once again, though, the new academic year is creeping up on us, and it's time to get ready for students!  This newsletter is full of wonderful resources, opportunities, and information that will get your school year off to a great start. 

Heads up about the final three NESTA/Windows to the Universe web seminars on topics in Astronomy and Space Science education.  They run through the end of September and you can sign up for these  here.  Another key item below includes the deadline of August 6th to apply to present at the AGU GIFT workshop in San Francisco!  Sign up to present  here.

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