Motivating students in STEM education and developing classroom curriculum by doing real science with NASA
Investigating microbial mat ecosystem dynamics of Elkhorn Slough – How do ecosystems adjust to changing environmental factors?
Acknowledgements: Angela Detweiler, Anne McHugh’s 8th grade science classes, Suzanne Pittock and Kyle Packan. Bebout lab members provided moral support and critical feedback . Support from: NASA SIF Grant (Biology IS the Technology), Donor’s Choose, STAR Fellowship at Cal Poly, an NSF Noyce grant, Beaverton Education Foundation grant.