Don't Count NASA Out of Your Math Classes: Linking Math and Science
Tuesday 12/06/2016
6:30 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades 5-8

The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar.

SpaceMath is a two part series designed to help educators make the critical linkage between Mathematics and Science in the classroom.

 In Part 1 – Linking Math and Science, participants will survey some of the available NASA resources and discuss the use of science as a vehicle for mathematics instruction.

John Weis has been an Education Specialist with NASA for the last 10 years. He is currently stationed at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. In addition to providing online professional development for educators, John is responsible for educational outreach including professional development for pre-service and in-service teachers, community programs and liaising with state and local education agencies in the Marshall region of Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas, Alabama and Tennessee. John earned a BS in Science and Mathematics Teaching with an emphasis in Mathematics and Physics from the Florida State University and an MS in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Scranton. Before joining NASA education, he spent 10 years as a secondary science teacher in Volusia County, Florida. His areas of specialization include Mathematics, Physics, Earth/Space Science, and Astronomy.