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2008 NASA Education Highlights
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Audience: Educators
Grades: All
Product Number: NP-2008-10-557-HQ


NASA is taking a leading role in the effort to inspire interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics through its unique mission, workforce, facilities, research and innovations. NASA continues to pursue three major education goals: strengthening NASA's and the nation's future workforce, attracting and retaining students in STEM disciplines, and engaging Americans in NASA's mission. Read the highlights of NASA's education strategy in pursuance of these goals. From collaborations with Disney to more than one million students' participation in the NASA Engineering Design Challenge: Lunar Plant Growth Chamber, 2008 was a year to commemorate NASA's 50th anniversary of exploration and a year of innovation.

2008 NASA Education Highlights [4MB PDF file]