New Mexico MESA

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Tuesday, August 2nd or Wednesday, August 3rd CI RAM #1 2016-2017

Abq. Garden Center at Los Altos Park

Abq. Garden Center at Los Altos Park

Partner teachers, please coordinate your team to choose and attend the same day.  Be sure to mark your calendar with one of these mandatory Central Inner RAM’s on:

  • Tuesday, August 2nd (11 am-3 pm); or
  • Wednesday, August 3rd (9 am-1 pm)

Location: Albuquerque Garden Center, Los Altos Park

Lunch: Jimmy John’s provided for all participants

Details: click here to see the Back to School agenda

  • $25 stipends & a wicked tool bag of coding goodies
  • colleague presentations: 8/2 – Sariah Bujanda (NASA teacher programs); 8/3 – Serri Grube (Explora SEF kits)
  • guest speakers: Innoventure, CNM Natural Sciences, Tijeras Creek Citizen Science
  • MESA Day 2017 dates and details

  1. Science Explorer for Families information
  2. CI Dates of Importance
  3. Planning an Efficient NM MESA Meeting
  4. CNM STEM Resources
  5. CoderDojo Abq
  6. Citizen Science: Tijeras Creek Project
  7. CI 2016-17 planning overview

The Biology of Skin Color, a 20 minute short film.The Biology of Skin Color, Summary

Penn State University anthropologist Dr. Nina Jablonski walks us through the evidence that the different shades of skin color among human populations arose as adaptations to the intensity of ultraviolet radiation in different parts of the world. Also available in Spanish.

SHORT FILM: (Duration: 18 min 58 sec)


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