Space Weather Balloon Workshop
This workshop, set for 6 August 2014 from 0900–1600 hrs, is held in conjunction with the AIAA Space Forum, and will
introduce 9–12th grade educators to the concept and
utility of a helium balloon flight engineering challenge. The instructors will be Ben Longmier and Gar Bering. They will be using the curriculum that has
been mapped to national science standards and will assemble and launch a weather
At the conclusion of this workshop, educators will have the necessary tools to help students
understand physics and experimental research concepts and to make space
Cost: Free to K-12 educators. You must register in advance!