Flooding, GIS, the Anthropocene and the Arctic are some of the topics covered in Pt.2 of my #GAConf18 summary. Featuring: @GIS4Schools, @EnvAgency, @Arctic_Office et al. Also featured: @richardallaway and the incredible #TeachMeet!
A #NGSS workshop by one of the talented @exploratorium Teacher Institute staff demonstrates a range of strategies that makes CO2 graphical data a lively conversation piece. A very useful set of resources for teaching climate change.
Spending the day with the @exploratorium 's Teacher Institute for their #STEM #NGSS conference was the proper way for teachers to enjoy their job on a Saturday! Featuring: @OfficialNGSS, @CAS_Arachnology, @aashuste, #CAngss
Part 2 about the poles, including a visit to a lab that works on polar ice and a letter from a friend in Antarctica!
Although my horizons are broadening and my skills are getting some sharpening, I get plenty of chances to not give up the day job!
Participating in a weather balloon flight with a payload of innovative scientific equipment, and I feel sky high from prep to analysis!
I was very apprehensive about how out of touch and ignorant I was of the scientific processes and knowledge; I thought I would be way out of my depth...
Working on my own visualisation skills, a conversation sparks bittersweet memories of one of the masters of the art.
Getting settled in, taking tours, and flying high in the sky to take atmospheric weather measurements - all a bit of a whirlwind!