Current student challenge — ROADS on Mars

ROADS on Mars is a team challenge for grades 3–12. The challenge follows in the path of the Mars 2020 rover and focuses on guiding students in understanding Rover Observation And Drone Survey.

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The 2019–2020 challenge

About ROADS on Mars

ROADS on Mars is a team challenge for grades 3–12. The challenge follows in the path of the Mars 2020 rover and focuses on guiding students in understanding Rover Observation And Drone Survey.

Teams

Are you a team participating in the ROADS on Mars challenge in 2019-2020? This page will help you submit your social media mini-challenge to NESSP as well as provide resources that may be useful as you navigate the challenge.

Hubs

Hubs both in-person and virtual create a network of regional challenges across the continental United States. Most regional challenge hubs will hold their final event in spring 2020. A few hubs are running the ROADS Challenge as a summer program to coincide with the launch of Mars 2020.

ROADS calendar

The ROADS on Mars challenge offers a full academic year of activities and virtual events.

Upcoming ROADS on Mars events

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NESSP Announcements

SME talk: NASA Artemis Program Overview [ROADS News for teams (July 23, 2020)]

G’day, challenge teams! This is a last-minute notification, but we’re excited to invite you to join us for this talk! Tomorrow — Friday, July 24 — we’ll be hearing from Patrick Troutman, lead for human exploration strategic assessments at the NASA Langley Research Center, who will be presenting an Artemis Program overview. The talk will …

Let’s finish the mission! — ROADS on Mars reboot information

G’day, ROADS on mars teams! This is the email/blog post you’ve been waiting for — we’re officially announcing the ROADS on Mars Student Challenge reboot. This is not a restart!  We’re not asking teams to go back to the beginning and start all over again.  The challenge will pick up where we left off back …

The Northwest Earth and Space Sciences Pipeline

The Northwest Earth and Space Sciences Pipeline is a collaborative K-12 education effort serving students, teachers, and their diverse communities throughout the Pacific Northwest.