Monthly Archives: January 2016

NSTA’s Connected Science Learning


The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) introduces Connected Science Learning, an online journal that highlights STEM education experiences that bridge the gap between formal and informal science education settings. The inaugural issue of Connected Science Learning will be published in spring 2016, focusing on the theme Successful Formal–Informal Science Education Collaborations. Sign up now to get the first issue.

Independence Plaza Grand Opening at SCH


If in Houston, plan to attend the grand public opening of Independence Plaza at Space Center Houston (SCH) featuring the shuttle replica Independence mounted on top of the historic and original NASA 905 shuttle carrier aircraft. On January 23 the public will be able to enter both, making it the only publicly accessible shuttle-and-carrier configuration of its kind in the world.