Humans in Space: Mass vs. Weight
Thursday 01/20/2022
7:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades K-12
The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar. Participants will learn about hands-on standards aligned activities using mass and weight. They will also learn about micro-gravity on-board the International Space Station. This webinar addresses the Next Generation Science Standards ESS1 and ESS2 and Common Core Math Standards.

Discussion will include classroom modifications.

Sara Garcia-Torres currently serves as an EPD Specialist at NASA Ames Research Center. She works with educators, families, and community members to support STEM efforts. Her research interests include STEM education. She holds degrees from TSU (MEd), and UTSA (BA). Sara is also pursuing PhD studies at Texas State University.