NASA is inviting education-focused media to attend a two day #spacED event on September 15 and 16. NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston will highlight the International Space Station and the one-year mission with astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko.
Kelly and Kornienko coming up on the halfway point of their yearlong stay in space, and as students and educators get into the flow of the 2015-2016 school year,this unique chance for educators to spark students’ interests in space exploration, as well as the supporting fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
The event will showcase resources available to educators and tips on how to use them in the classroom.
Participants also will hear from NASA experts, learn more about the one-year mission and tour Johnson facilities.
Resources for educators focused on the one-year space station mission are available at:
For information about the one-year mission, visit: