Events

TEACHER TRAINING:

  • CLC Mission Training – Like astronauts, we prepare you and the students for your mission.
    • Challenger Mission Teacher Training –  Required before bringing a class to the Challenger mission.  Mission training is extremely beneficial. We provide hands on TEKS based lessons to use in your classroom that will prepare students for the mission and give them ownership in their roles. Free with mission reservation. Earn 6 CPE’s. Go to Challenger Center Mission Registration for more information and to register.
      • September 23, 2017 for Fall Expedition Mars Mission
      • October 14, 2017 for Lunar Quest Mission
      • January 6, 2018 for Spring Expedition Mars Mission
      • January 20, 2018 for Earth Odyssey Mission
    • Micronaut Mission Teacher Training – Required before bringing a class to a Micronaut mission.  Free with mission reservation. Teachers receive a box of materials and TEKS & National Standards based lessons to use in the classroom to reinforce STEM in young children and create excitement before the mission.
      • October 21, 2017
      • February 17, 2018
  • Lunar and Meteorite Training – get certified to check out lunar samples and meteorites from NASA to use in your classroom or for an event.  Must be a certified teacher to apply.  Contact Jennifer Becerra for next training date.

CORE4STEM – November 4, 2017

  • Discover STEM career opportunities through free, hands-on educational experiences and presentations by the people who have successful careers in these fields!  Free Family Day at San Antonio College. Saturday November 4th from 9 am to 1 pm.

Out in Space, Down to Earth STEM Educator Conference – March 3, 2018

  • The Scobee Education center is hosting the 24th annual Out in Space, Down to Earth STEM Educator Conference on March 3, 2018.  There will be hands on workshops and planetarium shows for educators of grades pre-K to 12.  We encourage you to present a workshop and share your best practices. Attendees also earn 6 CPE’s.  If you are interested in presenting, attending, exhibiting or sponsoring please contact Celina Terrones.  Official registration and application information now available!

  • Register to Attend Today!
  • Workshop Presenter Application
  • Local Resource Table Application
  • Vendor Application

Teacher Appreciation Months

  • Yes, we said months!  We love our teachers and we understand the incredibly busy lives they lead so in May and June we offer FREE Friday night planetarium shows to our teachers with current ID.