NASA Johnson Space Center Pre-Service Teacher Institute, PSTI

NASA Johnson Space Center Pre-Service Teacher Institute

PSTI Program Objectives

  • To model and promote the use of scientific inquiry
  • To enhance pre-service elementary and intermediate school teachers' knowledge, skills, and strategies for teaching mathematics and science
  • To promote enthusiasm and self-confidence for teaching science and mathematics for pre-service teachers of young children
  • To provide pre-service teachers with a variety of alternative instructional strategies
  • To provide pre-service teachers with an opportunity to use computers and other communication & education technologies