From: NASA Education Office
Posted: Monday, March 12, 2012
The Pre-Service Teacher Institute is a one-week summer residential session for early childhood and elementary education majors preparing to teach in an elementary or middle school classroom. Three institutes will take place this year: June 18-22 (for Houston and surrounding areas), June 24-30 and July 8-14, 2012. All events will take place at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
College students from diverse backgrounds will be exposed to aerospace, mathematics and science enrichment activities. Pre-service teachers are able to interface with NASA personnel and tour Johnson Space Center facilities while learning to incorporate NASA's cutting-edge research into lesson plans for elementary and intermediate school students.
Full-time undergraduate students in their junior or senior year are invited to apply.
The application period closes on March 15, 2012. For more information, visit http://education.jsc.nasa.gov/psti/index.htm.
Please e-mail any questions about this opportunity to Sharon Griffin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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