Engineering Design Challenge: Thermal Protection System Web Seminar For Teachers

As part of a series ofelectronic professional development experiences for educators, the NASAExplorer Schools project and the National Science Teacher Association arehosting a 90-minute live professional development Web seminar for educators on Sept. 28, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. EDT. Learnabout the science of heat transfer and heat dissipation related to NASAvehicles, and then be introduced to the engineering design challenge, ThermalProtection System where students design a thermal protection system and test itover a propane torch.

Register for the seminar through the NSTA Learning Center.

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