NASA Educational Resources for teaching Life Skills - Expeditionary Skills for Life
Thursday 08/23/2018
6:30 pm (Eastern Time)
Educators in Grades K-12

NASA Educator Professional Development is presenting a free 60-minute webinar for K-12 educators on Aug. 23, 2018 at 6:30 pm EST. You will learn about a series of educational activities designed to take you through educational expeditions that will help your students learn life skills that they can apply in almost every aspect of life. 

Deepika is a NASA Education Professional Development Specialist at Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. She works to support education in eleven East Coast states ranging from Virginia to Maine. Deepika has worked in STEM Education in various capacities – as a researcher, educator, outreach coordinator, member of a non-profit startup, and K-8 Educator. She has enjoyed building diverse experiences in STEM education and hopes to add unique value to Educator Profession Development at NASA. Deepika has degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Mysore, India (Bachelors), University of Maryland, College Park (Masters), and Purdue University (Ph. D.) where she researched how to teach fundamental disciplinary concepts in Electrical Engineering.