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Smithsonian Institution | Dr. Carol O'Donnell | Director, Smithsonian Science Education Center
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Global Inspiration | Dr. Carol O'Donnell | Smithsonian | January

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EROS Image of the Week

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

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Nuclear Frontiers

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Department of Energy STEM Opportunities and Resources

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Introduction to Moon Trees

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USDA Forest Service Module

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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FAA : Commercial Space 101

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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Teacher Innovator Institute (TII)

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National Professional Development Program: 2016 and 2017 Cohorts Report

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National Air and Space Museum Educator Resources

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NASA: Faces of Technology

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Sending "Learning Styles" Out of Style

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Earth Observation Case Study: Using Landsat to Map Agricultural Yields and Irrigation

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Earth Optimism for Educators: Climate Change Building a Sustainable Mindset
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Earth Optimism for Educators: Climate Change | Building a Sustainable Mindset

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Earth Optimism: Change is Positively Possible

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Artemis I STEM Learning Pathway

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NASA - Tour of the Electromagnetic Spectrum

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NOAA Satellites Youtube

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That’s so Meta(cognitive)!

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Why Invest in STEM?

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Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites - R Series

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The U.S. Army in Space today and in the future

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Dressed to Protect

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Implicit Bias: How it impacts DEAI efforts in K-12 STEM Education

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NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers

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