Daily Dose of Science!
Daily Dose of Science with Janet’s Planet
Best for Grades 2-8
Co-Design the most educational and entertaining STEAM program of your choice with award-winning science educator Janet Ivey! Topics can include The Solar System, Astronaut Academy, Physics and Flight, Female Pioneering Scientists, Create Your Own Sci-Fi story, and more. To view the full menu of “missions”, click here!
Live, Interactive- Zoom or Google Classroom: 60 minutes
Type of Program: Workshop
Format: Online Live, Interactive
Maximum # students: 60
Workshops are offered between October, 2020 – June, 2021 and are scheduled between the artist & the school on a mutually agreeable date/time. The content of “Daily Dose of Science” will be planned between educators & Janet Ivey.
Janet Ivey, creator and CEO of Janet’s Planet, is committed to enriching the lives of children via education and live performances, television, and online programming. With over 28 years in the children’s entertainment, education and space science outreach sector, Janet has captivated Nashville and beyond with her work. Janet has received twelve Regional Emmy Awards and five Gracie Allen Awards for her children’s series Janet’s Planet that airs on 144 public television stations nationwide.
In 2019 Janet was named the President of Explore Mars, where educational outreach has been at the center of the first year of her leadership. Janet is
an active NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador; serves on the Board of Governors for the National Space Society, and was the 2016 recipient of the New World’s Institute’s inaugural Permission to Dream Award. She received a STEM-FLORIDA Award for writing and producing Exploring Microgravity, a 35-minute documentary on gravity and microgravity.
Her mission is simple: amplify curiosity and a love of learning via space and science; and encourage this generation to understand that an entire universe of possibilities awaits, and that the Moon, Mars and beyond is theirs.