Flavio Mendez

I am the NSTA Learning Center Assistant Executive Director. I hope the portal is useful in enhancing your professional learning beyond the face-to-face experiences in which you participate. Prior to working at NSTA, I worked on NASA's Hubble Space Telescope project and at the Maryland Science Center.

Location

VA

Affiliation

National Science Teachers Association

Social Media
Twitter
@fljmendez

Recent Posts by Flavio

Sat May 13, 2017 1:48 PM in Virtual Conference Conversation: The Dynamic Ocean - Changes and Impacts
Dear All, Here is a link to a great video to share with students, shared during session 4 of the conference: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSNGfF6B1BI&list=PLb4-cRzbHv...S&index=24 Flavio.

Sat May 13, 2017 12:00 PM in Virtual Conference Conversation: The Dynamic Ocean - Changes and Impacts
Dear All, Links to video animations from NASA shown on Session 1: GULF STREAM: https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003900/a003913/gulf_comp_640x215.m4v GLOBAL: https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003900/a003912/ecco2_sst_flow.m4v Cool stuff! Flavio.

Sat May 13, 2017 8:00 AM in Virtual Conference Conversation: The Dynamic Ocean - Changes and Impacts
Dear All, I have seen the slides for today's conference and they are fantastic! If you haven't yet, you can still register to attend the conference. No worries if you can't join us live...by registering, you receive access to the all the recordings to watch later, on-demand. If you are attending, use the #NSTALearningCenter to share your thoughts. But also, post here questions and links to ...





Recent Reviews by Flavio


Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:28 AM
5 Excellent collection of resources about the MESSENGER mission to Mercury
If you are interested in talking about the NASA MESSENGER mission to planet Mercury, check out these resources to learn about it.


Sun Mar 20, 2011 4:03 PM
5 Maximize your value in using the Learning Center
This seminar is great for new users of the Learning Center. Participants will receive a guided tour and learn about new features and the over 1,800 free resources. Participants will get a SciPack (value = $40), a certificate of participation, and 100 Learning Center Activity Points.


Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:03 PM
4 Try this activity!
This is a good online activity (also available on paper form) from the Space Telescope Science Institute. Your students will become familiar with characteristics of planets and other objects in the solar system.






Recent Public Collections by Flavio


NSTA Learning Center presentations at the NSTA National Conference, Nashville 2016

4 Resources

NSTA Learning Center related presentations delivered at the NSTA National Conference on Science Education, Nashville 2016.



NSTA Learning Center Research presentation, Nashville 2016.pdf
Type: User uploaded resource



NSTA Learning Center presentation for Professors, Nashville 2016.pdf
Type: User uploaded resource



NSTA Learning Center for Pre-service Teachers

2 Resources

A collection with a few resources for science pre-service teachers.



The NSTA Learning Center Overview for Preservice Teachers 2-11-2016 final-collec.pdf
Type: User uploaded resource




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NSTA SciPacks

25 Resources

A Learning Center collection that includes all 25 SciPacks, online self-paced, interactive, science modules.



Atomic Structure
Type: SciPack
Grade: Elementary School, Middle School, High School


Cells and Chemical Reactions
Type: SciPack
Grade: Elementary School, Middle School, High School