Integrating community involvement in the classroom without ever leaving campus
A Guest Blog Post by Janice Mak, 2016 AEF Arizona Teacher of the Year Semifinalist and STEM Teacher at Explorer Middle School
Have you ever taught a science lesson on animal adaptations and wished you could show something more compelling than a photograph or labeled diagram in a textbook? Have you dreamed of teaching about fragile coral reef ecosystems by going for a dive and really looking closely at these amazing creatures?
A few years ago, I never could have imagined that I would be able to show students closeup glimpses of Mars in 3D. But all of this and more is now possible through the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program.