Enhance Your Content and Pedagogical Knowledge Using NSTA Resources: Earth and Space Science
The Solar System Scipack Simulation
This web seminar took place on May 5, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time. The presenter was Don Boonstra, NSTA Coordinator for Online Advisors.

Don Boonstra explained how the Learning Center can enhance and extend educators' content and pedagogical knowledge of Earth and space science topics. Boonstra highlighted several types of Earth and space science resources available on the Learning Center, particularly science objects and SciPacks. He demonstrated different methods for finding resources in the Learning Center. Participating educators searched for science objects in the Learning Center and added several to their libraries.

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A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants' My PD Record and Certificate area in the NSTA Learning Center for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.

Here are some comments provided by the participants at the end of the Web Seminar:
  • "This web seminar kept me focused, mainly because it was interactive, fun, and engaging."
  • "NSTA is a wonderful organization for professional development for teachers."
  • "This was my first web seminar and I really enjoyed the experience. I liked being able to see other peoples’ posts, questions, and comments and being able to add my own."
  • "Very informative! Now I have a better understanding of how the SciPacks work."
Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions, and a job well done!

For more information contact webseminars@nsta.org

Underwritten by the GE Foundation