Global Hands-on Universe. A NEW VISION FOR ASTRONOMY EDUCATION A MISSION TO REAWAKEN STUDENTS INTEREST FOR SCIENCE SCIENTISTS AND EDUCATORS WORKING TOGETHER. Hands-on Universe. Global. Why we want to do it? It is in schools that we change the world !!!.
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Global Hands-on Universe
A NEW VISION FOR ASTRONOMY EDUCATION
A MISSION TO REAWAKEN STUDENTS INTEREST FOR SCIENCE
SCIENTISTS AND EDUCATORS WORKING TOGETHER
Why we want to do it?It is in schools that we change the world !!!
Who is our target? Educational System / Scientists & Society Interaction
What we want to deliver / accomplish ?
CHANGE THE WAY WE TEACH AND LEARN
WE ALL LIVE ON THE SAME PLANET ...JUST 1 PLANET
GTTP Use of Available Resources in the classroom
Selected HOU Resources
Selected Faulkes Telescope Res.
Dark Sky Awareness Mat
I am Galileo Material
Mathan Association Paper Kit
ASP selected resources
Local Resources Etc…
Machine Large-Scale Testing of Inquiry and Conceptual Understanding: GHOU as a Test-bed
(from Science Magazine)
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1000 Astronomers for 1000 schools
We intend to build a database of astronomers willing to adopt schools all over the world. This will help educators to engage in real research in schools.
Extra-Solar Planet Campaign
An Example of How We Work, from last Week:
SusanMurabona of Kenya (using Skype video) Coached Students Tiffany Farmer and Ruby Knight in Oakland, California, how to make a true color image:
An Example of How We Work, from last Month:
And they got this:
A note of Caution:
How Far is M51:
Example (#2) of How We Work, from last Year:
George Smoot Talking to new GHOU teachers in Kenya:
www.astronomia2009.org / www.astronomy2009.org
From India Workshop with Rich Lohman
We will do everything we can to help Global teachers get going -- things will always go slower than we like, but we will get there!!
We all figure out how to make GHOU succeed around the world!
Students and teachers from Everywhere can begin to discover the scientist and astronomer within themselves!
We all start to work together and learn from and help each other.
5) We learn a lot and have a lot of fun!!
Make the difference
if you have
the opportunity !!!!