87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 1: K-12 and Popular Education Initiatives

Monday, 15 January 2007: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
206B (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Organizers:  Kathleen A. Murphy, AMS Education Resource Educator and Shirley T. Murillo, NOAA/AOML/HRD
  10:45 AM
Young Scholars Program
Marianne J. Hayes, Fairfax County (VA) Public Schools, Springfield, VA

  11:00 AM
Providing informal geoscience education for Upward Bound students: Integrated Design for Geoscience Education (IDGE)
Tina J. Cartwright, West Virginia State University, Institute, WV; and T. Ensign


  11:15 AM
Promoting Earth Systems Education using Geospatial Technologies
John D. Moore, Burlington County Institute of Technology, Medford, NJ

  11:30 AM
Earth2Class: Communicating Scientific Discoveries to Classroom Educators
Michael J. Passow, White Plains Middle School/Columbia Univ., Palisades, NY; and G. J. Iturrino, C. M. Assumpcao, and F. D. Baggio

  11:45 AM
The history and sustainability of the CIMSS student workshop on atmospheric, earth, and space science at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.
Margaret Mooney, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and G. S. Wade, W. L. Smith, T. H. Achtor, S. Ackerman, L. Avila, J. Brunner, and R. Pertzborn