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For Educators 5-8

NASA's Women of STEM

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NASA eClips™

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Use these educational video segments to inspire and engage students.
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Do-It-Yourself Podcast

DIY Podcast

Create your own podcast with NASA video and audio clips.
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NASA Apps

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Download free NASA apps for your smartphone or tablet.
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NASA e-Books

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Read NASA books on your mobile device.
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5-8 Educator Featured Teaching Materials

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5-8 Educator Featured Sites

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Educator Resource Center Network

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Educator Resource Centers

Locate ERCs in your state or region for free educational materials and services.

Education Programs

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NASA offers many educational programs for 5-8 educators throughout the year. See what is available now.

@NASAedu on Twitter

TwitterFollow, tweet and re-tweet the latest from NASA Education.
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Current Opportunities

Sally Ride EarthKAM
Sign up for this free opportunity that allows students to take pictures of Earth from a digital camera aboard the International Space Station. The winter mission begins Jan. 27, 2015.


International Space Station Research Design Challenge: Capillary Effects on Liquids Exploratory Research Experiments
Students are challenged to design an experiment to be conducted in a research drop tower. Proposal deadlines are Feb. 1, March 1 and April 1, 2015.


2015 Space Exploration Educators Conference
Register today for this conference for all K-12 educators taking place Feb. 5-7, 2015, at Space Center Houston.

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Homework Topics

Create your lesson plans using NASA articles for students.

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Educators Search

A-Z List of NASA Websites for Educators
Find NASA resources from this alphabetic listing of NASA sites.


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Page Last Updated: January 21st, 2015
Page Editor: Flint Wild