Application Deadline:
September 10, at 12:00 pm noon, CT, 2014

Activity Dates:

  • Online Course for all participants
    September 22 - October 27, 2014
  • Face to face workshops at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX
    October 19 - October 24, 2014
  • Post Online Course for all participants
    October 27, 2014

Application Deadline: September 10, at 12:00 pm noon, CT, 2014

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply to the activity you must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen (not open to foreign nationals).
  • Be a student attending a Minority Serving Institution.
  • Be a PK-12 prospective teacher.
  • Be a full-time college student.
  • Have an overall 3.0 Grade Point Average or higher.
  • Be a rising junior or senior going into the PK-12 classroom, or a graduate student in PK-12 education with no classroom experience.
  • Have successfully completed at least one math or science class.
  • Be in attendance for the entire institute, including the online activities and the face to face workshops.
  • Complete assigned work prior to arriving to the PSTI Institute.
  • Complete assigned work during the PSTI Institute.
  • Have a current e-mail address.
  • Have a current phone number.
  • Have not previously attended a Pre-Service Teacher Institute at one of the NASA Centers.
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