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2016 Science Olympiad

OUTREACH:Eagle Hill Middle School Science Olympiad Team Wins Meteorology Competition

Each year, NOAA Education sponsors of the Meteorology Division B - Middle School competition at the National Science Olympiad. The Science Olympiad National Tournament is the pinnacle of achievement for 120 of the country's best Science Olympiad teams, representing more than 2,000 students. This year, the Science Olympiad National Tournament was hosted on May 20-21, 2016, by the University of Wisconsin-Stout (UWS). ... (read more)



LEADERSHIP: NOAA Education Publishes Annual Accomplishments Report for FY15

The FY15 NOAA Education Accomplishments Report highlights 41 stories from across the NOAA Education community. The stories illustrate how NOAA Education is working improve the public's scientific literacy, promote conservation and stewardship, improve safety and preparedness, and develop the next generation of scientists and engineers.


Citizen Science on our Oceans and Coasts

CITIZEN SCIENCE:On our Oceans and Coasts

NOAA Office of Education hosted the Federal Community for Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science first monthly meeting of 2016 with a focus on how citizen science can be used to study oceans and coasts... (read more)


2015 Harmful Algal Cyst Sampling Cruise: An EPP/MSI Student Blog

STUDENTS:Notes from the 2015 Harmful Algal Cyst Sampling Cruise: An EPP/MSI Student Blog

By Eric Gulledge, Ph.D. candidate at Jackson State University, I am a NOAA-Environmental Cooperative Science Center (ECSC) Fellow supported by the Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI). I’m currently pursuing an Environmental Science Ph.D. at Jackson State University .. (read more)