Ed Committee Focus
From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)
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General focus[edit | edit source]
- We will take an Earth Systems approach.
- Emphasis will be on role of data in Earth science.
- Strong interest in increasing appreciation of the importance of Earth Systems science.
Three Broad Strategies[edit | edit source]
- 1. Data centered element
- Show processing chain from the data through science to educational products.
- 2. Catalog of activities as well as products
- See http://serc.carleton.edu for example
- 3. Earth science appreciation
- Create opportunities for students to ratify that and why they need Earth science.