SpacEdge Education is the distinguished global space education program of the National Space Society. SpacEdge is dedicated to providing space-related STEAM education to all through its free online SpacEdge Academy. The Academy's goals include fostering global education, creating a sharing network and community, and providing mentor-ship opportunities.
The Academy contains original and augmented educator-written and designed Lessons, Projects, Activities, Online Courses, collaborative Challenges, and Contests for K-12 teachers and students.
Through the Academy, teachers share best practices globally. Students use the Academy to collect data, participate in active research, collaborate, share, and publish.
For university through post-doctoral students, the Academy offers the SpacEdge Centers For Excellence meant to drive cutting-edge research in important NewSpace commercial fields. There is also public access to areas of the Academy that showcase educational space-related events, teacher workshops, and resources.
Donations to SpacEdge will be used to grow the project's curriculum, encourage teacher lesson contributions, enhance the level of educational services, and expand the project's online presence.
NSS is an independent nonprofit nonpartisan educational membership organization dedicated to the creation of a spacefaring civilization. Our vision: People living and working in thriving communities beyond the Earth, and using the vast resources of space for the dramatic betterment of humanity.