TMCNet:  Alabama Teachers Are Eligible To Apply For Scholarships To Attend A Special Space Camp For Educators

[March 13, 2018]

Alabama Teachers Are Eligible To Apply For Scholarships To Attend A Special Space Camp For Educators

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., March 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alabama teachers are eligible to apply for scholarships to attend a special Space Camp for Educators at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. The Alabama legislature made possible the funding for the program that brings state educators together to find new ways of teaching science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts.

The hands-on learning activities are designed to span grades 4 -9 and to be easily replicated in the classroom to excite students about STEM education. Teachers will take part in Space Camp's simulated astronaut training and meet an astronaut while earning 45 professional development credits.

The session includes information about space-related subjects such as: International Space Station; Living and Working in Microgravity; Rocketry; Propulsion; Astronomy; and Astrophysics.

The Alabama Space Academy for Educatrs scholarship includes all meals, lodging and educational materials as well as a Space Camp flight suit and a tour of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. Check-in for Alabama Space Academy for Educators is Wednesday, June 6, with the graduation ceremony taking place June 11.

Media contact: Pat Ammons,; 256-721-5429

About U.S. Space & Rocket Center

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center, a Smithsonian Affiliate, is home to Space Camp® and Aviation Challenge®, the Apollo 16 capsule, the National Historic Landmark Saturn V rocket and world-class traveling exhibits. USSRC is the Official Visitor Center for NASA Marshall Space Flight Center and a showcase for national defense technologies developed at the U.S. Army's Redstone Arsenal.

To learn more about the exciting programs and activities at the USSRC, go to

Cision View original content:

SOURCE U.S. Space & Rocket Center

[ Back To HTML5's Homepage ]


HTML 5 Demos and Examples

HTML 5 experimentation and demos I've hacked together. Click on the browser support icon or the technology tag to filter the demos.... Learn More

HTML5 GAMES is the largest and most comprehensive directory of HTML5 games on the internet... Learn More

The HTML5 test

How well does your browser support HTML5?... Learn More

Working Draft (WHATWG)

This is the Editor’s Draft from WHATWG. You can use it online or print the available PDF version... Learn More

HTML5 Flip Book

Free jQuery and HTML5 flip book maker for PDF to online page turning book conversion... Learn More