GLOBE Hydrology and Atmosphere Training
Wednesday 06/20/2018
9:00 am CT
This is a face to face event at
Little River Canyon Center

Fort Payne, AL
For questions concerning directions, parking, lunch options, or other workshop logistics please contact Nikki Wayner with the Little River Canyon Center, 256-845-3548.

The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program is an international science and education program that provides students and the public worldwide with the opportunity to participate in data collection and the scientific process, and contribute meaningfully to our understanding of the Earth system and global environment.

Participants in this workshop will become GLOBE Teachers certified in GLOBE in Hydrology and Atmospheric protocols.

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.