Teachers participate in hands-on activities at a workshop at the NSTA National Conference on Science Education.
Click on image for full size
Image Courtesy of UCAR's Office of Education and Outreach
Windows to the Universe Earth and Space Science Educator Newsletter Central
You are at the hub for the Earth and Space Science Educator E-Newsletter from Windows to the Universe
. Here, you can access the current newsletter
and the archive
of past newsletters, and join Facebook discussions
. We invite you to sign up to receive the newsletter once a month via email.
Please also visit our Teacher Resources section for classroom activities, information from our recent workshops and presentations, and other useful information.
In addition to signing up for our newsletter, you might also want to join
Windows to the Universe as an Educator
just $20/year (less than a cup of coffee per month!) Membership brings valuable special services and
only to members, including access to our extensive calendars of
Opportunities for Teachers and Earth and space science history events,
special opportunities for free resources from our partners, a 10% discount
in our online store, and
access to an advertising free version of the website. We are continuing to
add additional opportunities and
members only in the coming months, so keep checking back!
May 2013 Newsletter
Our workshops at the National Science Teachers Association national conference in San Antonio were very successful, with between 30 to 50 participants at each workshop! In addition, our other NESTA events were well attended (Share-a-Thons, lectures, Rock and Mineral Raffle, Friends of Earth Science Reception), allowing us to reach over 1,100 teachers at this one conference. Read more
Sign up for the free
Stay in touch with Windows to the Universe. The Earth and Space Science Educator E-Newsletter is read by educators worldwide. The E-Newsletter highlights ‘hidden gems’ in the web site, provides advance notice of content, activities, and interactives that will be released soon, and shares information about professional development opportunities.
Don’t miss the next Earth and Space Science Educator E-Newsletter!
Sign up now!
Shop Windows to the Universe Science Store!
Our online store
includes issues of NESTA's quarterly journal, The Earth Scientist
, full of classroom activities on different topics in Earth and space science, ranging from seismology
, rocks and minerals
, and Earth system science
You might also be interested in:
The Windows to the Universe team will be offering memberships for all educators by 1 September 2010 which will provide access to new website capabilities and services, as well as access to an ad-free version...more
Windows to the Universe offered numerous workshops at the upcoming NSTA meeting in Chicago, Illinois. Workshops included: November 10 "Climate Change: Classroom Tools" - Explore the scientific foundations...more
Windows to the Universe will offer numerous workshops at the upcoming NSTA meeting in Anaheim, California. Workshops include: April 6 "Bring Writing and Reading into Your Earth Science Classroom: Innovative...more
Welcome to the online resources for our ever-popular NSTA workshop! This web portal is intended to provide the web links and additional information to those who attended our workshop at a recent NSTA...more
Welcome to the online resources for our ever-popular Activities from Across the Earth System workshop for K-12 educators, formerly known as WALLS! This web portal is intended to provide the web links and...more
Welcome to the online resources for our Climate Change workshop! This web portal is intended to provide the web links and additional information to those who attended our workshop at the Exhibit Museum....more
Welcome to the online resources for our NSTA workshop, Playing with Ecosystem Science! This web portal is intended to provide the links and additional information to those who attended our workshop at...more