NSF’s Investment in Education during International Polar Year. Ren é e Crain, OPP Valentine Kass, EHR. OPP Office Advisory Committee November 9, 2007. Goals for IPY Education. Inspire. “I want to study the polar regions”. “The polar regions are important regulators of earth’s climate”.
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NSF’s Investment in Education during International Polar Year
Renée Crain, OPP
Valentine Kass, EHR
OPP Office Advisory Committee
November 9, 2007
“I want to study the polar regions”
“The polar regions are important regulators of earth’s climate”
“I could be a scientist”
“My students enjoy learning science when we do science”
“Presenting polar science to this crowd made me feel like a rock star - people wanted my autograph”
“I learned about the Arctic Skyping with a student who lives there.”
“There is less ice than there used to be.”
“Think of what we have learned in 50 years since IGY”
*denotes some awards to be made in 2008
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