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Posts tagged with “michael-wilkinson”

Space Exploration Educators Conference Highlights February 25, 2015

Imagine spending a week with 400 educators from around the world who all have a passion for STEAM and Space. Mix in a couple of astronauts, a Space Kit workshop and behind the scenes tours of Johnson Space Center and you’ve got yourself one amazing conference! Check out this special guest blog from Michael Wilkinson for the whole scoop.

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Posted in: Education, Workshops

Education Project: Exploring Light and Plant Pigments with littleBits and FastPlants December 18, 2013

Michael Wilkinson reports, “The littleBits circuits made this experiment accessible to my 4th graders, while allowing them to design a sophisticated and scientifically valid experiment. They were able to prove that red and blue light were the most important colors of light for photosynthesis.”