If you would like to inquire about various workshops that can be provided, or to register for a workshop, contact the KSC Educator Resource Center at 321.867.4090
NASA Family Education Night Set for September 20
NASA is hosting the annual NASA Family Education Night Sept. 20 from 2-6 p.m. EDT at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex off State Road 405.
The event, targeted for first through sixth grade students and their parents, will focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, with the theme Technology Drives Exploration. Educational activities and demonstrations will highlight the future of America’s space program, allow children to apply critical thinking skills, make and launch rockets, and talk with a former astronaut.
Kennedy Education Features
Robotic Mining Competition
NASA’s Sixth Annual NASA Robotic Mining Competition is for university-level students to design and build a mining robot that can traverse simulated Martian chaotic terrain, excavate Martian regolith and deposit the regolith into a Collector Bin within 10 minutes.