Public outreach and education is a big part of science. We visit schools, work with writers to write magazine articles, invite teachers to come to the field with use. These are a selection of our bigger outreach efforts. We also have a blog.
Joe Kennedy participated in the G-K12 program as part of his PhD, which embeds graduate student in classrooms for an entire year to work side-by-side with a teacher.
Erin was selected as a National Geographic Emerging Explorer in 2013. Through National Geographic, she gives presentations, contributes to educational material, answers questions from the media, and much more.
Recent Classroom Visits
March 2015, Yamini Bala, PolarTrec teacher, and I visited the Deerfield Montessori School.