Fwd: [efgreen] Lysol/NSTA Grant opportunity
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> "Lysol/NSTA Grants"
> Lysol Brand and the National Science Teachers Association invite
> teachers to submit innovative science projects for grants of $1,500 to
> used for professional development and classroom materials. The program
> invites U.S. K-6 teachers to develop inquiry-based classroom projects
> help their students study health related issues. The
> Challenge also aims to stimulate student interest and participation in
> science at the elementary level, and to provide teachers with public
> recognition for their work. Forty teachers will be selected.
> deadline: December 16, 2002.
> From: "Gary Randolph" <randolph@...>
> Date: Fri Nov 1, 2002 13:55:56 America/Denver
> To: Dr. Steve Chischilly <stevechischilly@...>, Mr. Bruce R.
> Lewis <bruce@...>, Dr. Steven Semken
> <scsemken@...>, Tomoe Natori
> <tnatori@...>, Mr. Burt Medicine Bull
> <setovaatse_98@...>, Mr. William Taylor <BTRSI@...>,
> Ms. Cheryl Morales <cheramor@...>, Mr. Roger McClure
> <roger_mcclure@...>, Mr. Lee Padilla <lee_padilla@...>, Ms.
> Jen Maier <jmaier@...>, Ms. Junella Feickert
> <junella_feickert@...>, Mr. Brian Larson <brianl@...>, Dr
> Steven Dahlberg <sdahlberg@...>, Douglas Crebs
> Subject: Fwd: [efgreen] Lysol/NSTA Grant opportunity
> Dear Partners,
> Here is an excellent grant opportunity for your teachers! If you know
> any Elementary teachers who tie-in GLOBE activities with personal
> health or
> food consumption issues you might want to pass this on to them. The
> is focused on teachers who have connected inquiry-based science and
> health-related issues. Issues could include, but are not limited to,
> personal health and hygiene, home/community health and environment,
> growing, food preparation and consumption issues, disease, infection
> control and safety.GLOBE is a great inquiry-based science program -
> how is
> it connected to health issues? Some thoughts that came to mind are:
> relationship between temperature, precipitation and incidence of colds
> among children; phenology and local agricultural practices; soil and
> production; ground-level ozone concentrations and respiratory health;
> chemistry and potability.
> Please feel free to pass the information below to your teachers so that
> they may benefit from this opportunity.
> Gary Randolph
> US Partner Liaison
> Environmental Education and Training Specialist
> The GLOBE Program
> 1800 G Street, NW
> Suite 800
> Washington, DC 20006
> Phone 202-501-3200
> Fax 202-501-5060
> "One learns most when teaching others"
> If you're interested in K-12 education, the environment, global
> involvement, or scientific research ..visit The GLOBE Program at