What’s next?

Excited about the next student challenge? Ready to dive into a STEM summer camp? Want to take your teaching in a new direction? Here are the current opportunities from NESSP!

Student challenge

ROADS on Mars — Freestyle!

Even when a NASA crew isn’t on an active mission, everyone is still working and maintaining readiness in one way or another. Mission Control staff run simulations to practice their skills. Astronauts train in the Neutral Buoyancy Lab to prepare to work on the International Space Station. So even though NESSP’s 2019–2020 ROADS on Mars …

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.

Summer camps

2020 Summer camps — ROADS on Mars

For 2020, our summer camps program will follow our ROADS on Mars Student Challenge format. Registration is now open for educators to sign up for our 2020 camps program.

Educator professional development

2020 NESSP Summer Summit for Educators – Seattle

Whether you're a classroom teacher or work with after-school and out-of-school programs, NESSP's Educator Summit will help you create and implement new hands-on learning opportunities for students underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and math. June 29 - July 2, 2020 — Seattle, WA. Details TBA.