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My secret mission in life is to help people to understand that science is not just for crazed geniuses in lab coats, but is for everyone!

By tjsummer on March 30, 2018 in

This is a guest blog post from Larry Lebofsky and Theresa Summer. The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) had its National Conference in Atlanta this year from March 15–18, 2018. Founded in 1944, NSTA is the world’s largest organization dedicated to building innovation and excellence in science teaching and learning. The conference in Atlanta was […]

By tjsummer on March 13, 2018 in

Are you going to the National Science Teachers Association National Conference in Atlanta this week, March 15–18, 2018? CosmoQuest will be there! Please join us for one of our workshops listed below and pick up special CQ swag. EarthMatch: Making Earth Science Culturally Relevant March 15, 2018, 03:30 PM – 04:30 PM Thursday — Georgia […]

By tjsummer on September 8, 2017 in

Theresa Summer was a NASA Subject Matter Expert, representing the Astronomical Society of the Pacific at Oregon’s North Santiam State Park. She had the opportunity to view the eclipse with some great kids! My family and I enjoyed camping at North Santiam. The rangers and park hosts were very welcoming. They were busy getting the […]

By tjsummer on May 3, 2017 in

This post is written by Theresa Summer, Astronomy Educator, Astronomical Society of the Pacific. CosmoQuest’s new game, EarthMatch, was featured at the Golden Gate Bridging event sponsored by the Girl Scouts of Northern California on Saturday April 29th 2017. Girl Scouts have “bridging” events when they pass between levels – in this case, from Juniors […]