• Mars Initiative & Teachers in Space

    A 2016 grant from the Mars Initiative enabled Teachers in Space to buy arduino equipment which we used to train our own teachers to lead workshops in New York City, Ashford CT, and at the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, KS as well as at the Music City Eclipse Festival at Adventure Science in Nashville TN during […]

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  • TiS Serenity Satellite Launch: September 2nd 2021

    Teachers in Space is excited to be launching our first orbital educational CubeSat on Firefly Aerospace’s maiden voyage of their orbital rocket!

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  • Teachers in Space to Launch Serenity Satellite

    Teachers in Space (TIS) has secured a flight on Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha launch vehicle to send their educational Cube satellite, “Serenity”, into a low Earth orbit. Serenity will contain several experiments including Gloversville School Districts radiation experiment and Villanova University’s Blockchain technology experiment.

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  • TIS Launching Educational Satellite

    Teachers in Space Launching Educational Satellite for Your Use! Teachers in Space will launch our first educational satellite “Serenity” in September 2020 via the inaugural flight of Firefly Aerospace.  HAM radio operators will be able to “ping” the satellite and receive packets of data including Satellite Health, Battery Charge, Solar Panel Voltage, Latitude, Longitude, and […]

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  • Run 1/2 Marathon with Charlotte

    On Saturday, October 20, 2018 Join TIS and SpaceX mission manager Charlotte Kiang as we race from Brooklyn Museum through Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, Windsor Terrace, and Kensington to finish in iconic Prospect Park. Click Button to run or to support our team. Share this link to fund the suborbital spaceflight for our 2018-19 Flight […]

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  • Student STEM Experiments at Edge of Space May Unlock Answers on Global Warming

    Teachers in Space Selects 10 Student Teams From Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New York, Oregon and Puerto Rico to Participate in Airbus Perlan Mission II CubeSat Program NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Mar 17, 2016) – Teachers in Space, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization that stimulates student interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, today announced the […]

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  • And we have a functioning light!

    Today the technical team got to work on making the Arduino work. These are students that have no real programming experience to speak of, and have never worked with an Arduino- so today’s mission: Make the light turn on. And we had victory!  We are still a long way from where we need to be, […]

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  • In Remembrance

      We were inspired to created Teachers in Space after the original NASA program. Our mission is to inspire students around the world by inspiring their teachers. We work with educators to fly student payloads on gliders, balloons, suborbital spacecraft and even the International Space Station. Teachers in our programs have opportunities to learn, ride […]

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  • Teachers in Space Contest Winners Herald Return to Flight Moment

    For Immediate Release Teachers in Space, Inc. (TIS) today announced two contest winners who will participate in the organization’s first human research flight activity since resuming operations in 2006. Charlotte Kiang, an engineering graduate student from Cornell University and winner of the TIS Spacesuit Test Team Essay Contest, will join Syracuse middle school teacher and […]

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  • September Newsletter – Meet the Judges of our Spacesuit Contest

    The essays have been written, illness the contestants eager to learn the winner. Our team of esteemed judges from across the industry have evaluated the submissions. But who are the judges? This month we take a brief look at the people who make the contest possible. Download your copy today!   September 2015 Newsletter

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