We are offering free graduate or CEU (1 CEU = 10 CDE) credit through University
of Colorado, free lunch and morning snacks, as well as a chance to learn how to
utilize a fantastic tool for viewing real data and to create your own lesson
for making it relevant to your classroom objectives.
Science On a Sphere® (SOS) is a giant animated globe used by NOAA as an
educational tool to help illustrate Earth System science to people of all ages.
Animated images of atmospheric storms, climate change, and ocean temperature
can be shown on the sphere, which is used to explain what are sometimes complex
environmental processes, in a way that is simultaneously intuitive and
To equip you to use Science On a Sphere to explain the natural world around you
and the science that affects your daily life, providing examples as well as
time and support for creating your own lesson or SOS demonstration.