SPACE SYMPOSIUM AGENDA

Track: Educators and Students

Monday, March 30, 2020

Monday, March 30, 2020

8:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Location: Space Foundation Headquarters and Discovery Center

Teacher Liaison Workshop

Launch Learning to New Heights: Transforming Education with Augmented and Virtual Reality

During the Space Symposium Teacher Liaison workshop, Space Foundation Teacher Liaisons receive space-themed, hands-on training that they can take back to their classrooms to better engage students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

Register HERE for the workshop.

Separate Registration or Purchase Required

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

7:45 am - 10:15 am

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Location: Space Foundation Headquarters and Discovery Center

Teacher Liaison BreakSTEMfast

Inspiring the Artemis Generation: Resources Today for a STEMTASTIC Tomorrow . . . as we go, ‘BACK to the Moon with Snoopy!’

Featuring Mike Kincaid, NASA Associate Administrator, Office of STEM Engagement

Mr. Mike Kincaid, NASA Associate Administrator for the Office of STEM Engagement, will be joining us for our first annual Teacher Liaison BreakSTEMfast, to share all about the NEXT chapter in space exploration, the Artemis mission, as NASA prepares to head, “Back to the Moon, and on to Mars!” Mr. Kincaid will also be highlighting the resources and materials that are available to use in the classroom as we work to inspire the scientists, engineers, and space pioneers of tomorrow, with America’s favorite beagle, SNOOPY, by your side!!!

Speaking of Snoopy, what DO dog biscuits, yellow feathers, and recycled milk cartons from the lunchroom have in common? Find out as the Space Foundation Education Team shares our newly released STEM lessons, written in partnership with Peanuts, as we “Go Back to the Moon with Snoopy!” Explore the world of Space Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and beyond, with Snoopy, Woodstock, and the rest of the Peanuts gang along for the ride! 

This event is open to Space Foundation Teacher Liaisons ONLY.

Separate Registration or Purchase Required

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Thursday, April 2, 2020

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Location: Lockheed Martin Exhibit Center North and South

New Generation Space Leaders: The Next Giant Leap: Mentoring the Artemis Generation to College…and BEYOND!

Teacher Liaison Student Tours and Mentoring with New Generation Professionals

The Space Foundation New Generation Team, in collaboration with the Space Foundation Education Team, is pleased to offer our first ever Leadership Exchange for high school students, in combination with our long-standing Lockheed Martin Exhibit Centers North and South Student Tours. 

New Generation professionals from Space Foundation Corporate Member companies will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on high school students by providing their unique leadership perspective and vision for the future.  Mentors will also share personal and professional experiences that they have found valuable during their career, and answer any questions that these college bound students may have. 

Guided tours to specially designated “destination booths and displays” are folded into a larger, broader educational experience that represents a wide variety of aerospace programs, companies, and organizations. The Lockheed Martin Exhibit Centers North and South will offer a mind-boggling glimpse into the most innovative current and future space technologies and the customized destination booth visits give participants opportunities to learn from Space Foundation Corporate Member companies. This event is open to Space Foundation Teacher Liaisons and their students ONLY.

To join the distribution list for next year, please contact: [email protected]. 

By Invitation Only

Separate Registration or Purchase Required

Thursday, April 2, 2020

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

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Location: Lockheed Martin Exhibit Center North and South

New Generation Space Leaders: The Next Giant Leap: Inspiring First-Generation Graduates

Upward Bound Student Tours

Guided tours for university students to specially designated “destination booths and displays” are folded into a larger, broader educational experience that represents a wide variety of aerospace programs, companies, and organizations. The Lockheed Martin Exhibit Centers North and South will offer a glimpse into the most innovative current and future space technologies and the customized destination booth visits give participants opportunities to learn from Space Foundation Corporate Member companies. This event is open to the students from Upward Bound ONLY.   

To join the distribution list for next year, please contact: [email protected]. 

By Invitation Only

Separate Registration or Purchase Required

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