Fort Hays State University's Mathematics Education Center is sponsoring the Aerospace Education Workshop for kindergarten through 8th-grade pre-service and in-service teachers from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 26 and 27 at Rarick Hall, room 231, on the FHSU campus.
Presentations will be made by Mike McGlone, a NASA space educator. Selected topics for the workshop are aeronautics, earth science, international space station toys, Mars exploration, rocketry and more.
The workshops are designed to enhance teachers in their curriculum with the knowledge of aerospace topics. During the workshop, attendees will receive instruction in the selected workshop topics during the day and will recess a half-hour for lunch.
The fee for the workshop is $20 for in-service and $15 for pre-service teachers. There is an optional one-hour undergraduate or graduate credit for an additional fee of $106.40 or $147.15.
For more information or to register, contact Dr. Paul Adams at 785-628-4538 or visit http://www.fhsu.edu/scimathcenter/workshops.shtml.