Detroit Students Receive GLOBE Star

December 18, 2011 by  
Filed under Dr. C's Blog

Each year at the OhioView Teachers Exploring Local Landscapes to Interpret the Earth from Space (SATELLITES) Conference students from K-12 schools and universities from multiples states present projects that they developed using their own inquiry-based research utilizing geospatial technologies. Student projects are then evaluated for scientific quality and awards are presented to the highest scoring teams in elementary, middle, high school, and college. Each fall, the SATELLITES Program partners with GLOBE to hold a field campaign that allows students the opportunity to develop the projects they will present at the conference. The 2011 Surface Temperature Field Campaign is currently underway, and involves both U.S. and international GLOBE schools.

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