15th Symposium on Education

Session 1


K-12 Education and Public Outreach Initiatives

 Cochairs: Kathleen A. Murphy, Ladue School District, St. Louis, MO; Shirley T. Murillo, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL
9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks  
9:15 AM1.1Why Scientists Must Move Beyond K-12 Classroom Visits to Active Participants in Professional Development Courses for Teachers  extended abstract wrf recording
Andrea Dawn Melvin, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. A. Kloesel, D. S. Arndt, L. A. Gmachl, and M. A. Shafer
9:30 AM1.2The NWS outreach program for teachers and students, a new business model  
Ron Gird, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
9:45 AM1.3NOAA's Environmental Literacy Grants Program  
Carrie McDougall, NOAA, Washington, DC; and S. Schoedinger
10:00 AM1.4Satellite meteorology resources for K-16 educators and students  
Margaret Mooney, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and S. A. Ackerman
10:15 AMCoffee Break in Meeting Room Foyer  
10:45 AM1.5NOAA Educational Programs Helping Teachers and Students  
Nina L. Jackson, NOAA/NESDIS, Brandywine, MD
1.6Oceans to classrooms with national marine sanctuaries  extended abstract
Michiko J. Martin, NOAA, Silver Spring, MD; and T. Dudchik, D. Bizot, D. Hayes, C. Sakas, and A. McCurdy
11:00 AM1.6AThe Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS): "Hands-On" Science for Communities Right in their own Backyards  extended abstract wrf recording
Henry Reges, CoCoRaHS/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and N. J. Doesken, R. C. Cifelli, and J. Turner
11:15 AM1.7Advanced atmosphere workshop for certified GLOBE teachers  extended abstract wrf recording
Tina J. Cartwright, West Virginia Univ./Community Technical College, Institute, WV; and S. Fleegel
11:30 AM1.8EWOC 2006 An international conference to promote meteorological and oceanographic education  extended abstract wrf recording
David R. Smith, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; and S. Q. Foster and M. Walker
11:45 AM1.9Hawaiian Islands National Marine Sanctuary/National Geographic Field Study  
John D. Moore, Burlington County Institute of Technology, Medford, NJ; and A. Tranchitella

Monday, 30 January 2006: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, A402

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