LINK SITES TO THE SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK


Below is a list of sites who have kindly added the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK to their list of links. Most of these sites feature information related to the content of the HANDBOOK. Give them a try.


AWARDS

SITES WHICH CITED THE SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK FOR SPECIAL MERIT

The SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK received the Griffith Observatory Star Award. The Griffith Observatory Star Awards were established to recognize excellence in web sites that promote public awareness of astronomy. These are the best astronomy sites on the World Wide Web, and they present useful, thorough, and accurate information in a well-organized and attractive way, making the sky more accessible. The exclusive Star Award is presented once each week to a deserving site.

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The Handbook's web page featuring an interactive version of Jules Verne's
From the Earth to the Moon, was selected as a featured site in Lightspan's StudyWeb® as one of the best educational resources on the Web by our researchers.
The editors of the Alive! Education Network have nominated the Space Educators' Handbook web site to receive the 1998 Publisher's Choice: Excellence in Education Award.

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The SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK site has been awarded "B.E.S.T. of July 1996" by B.E.S.T. (BEST EDUCATION SITES TODAY).

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The published edition of USA TODAY featured the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK as a TECH EXTRA site on Wednesday, September 15, 1999 with the comment: "extraordinary site which includes everything from astronaut bios to astronomical images to a calendar that highlights notable air and space events."

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On November 1, 1999, Science NetLinks reviewed and included the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK as a "recommended resource for classrooms." Science NetLinks is "a comprehensive homepage for science educators created by the American Association for the Advancement of Science." The review called the HANDBOOK "a treasure trove of information, visuals, and ideas relating to the space program."

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A site called THE SAFE SURF HOME PAGE selected the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK among its EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE FILES as one "of the best educational resources on the Internet."

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WEB HALL OF FAME WINNER

The HANDBOOK was listed in the former WWW Hall Of Fame "as a site that contributes a great value to the Internet and more specifically the World Wide Web. All of the sites listed in the Hall of Fame are sites that are chosen for content, design, service provided, or uniqueness but more than likely, all of the above."

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SpaceViews Space Site of the Week included the Handbook among its selections for the week of September 1997.

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Luckman Interactive's World Wide Web Yellow Pages

Of the more than 250,000 Web sites checked out by the editors of Luckman Interactive's World Wide Web Yellow Pages, the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK received public recognition as a Five-Star winner and the right to post the Luckman Interactive's Five-Star logo. This mark of excellence is something that the organization only bestows upon the finest sites on the Web. In addition to the Five-Star award, the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK site was featured in the new edition of the book and interactive CD-ROM -- Luckman Interactive's "World Wide Web Yellow Pages."

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EXPLORATORIUM TOP TEN WINNER

The famed "hands-on" San Francisco EXPLORATORIUM museum's LEARNING STUDIO features the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK as one of its TEN COOL SPACE SCIENCE SITES on the World Wide Web.

SITE OF WEEK WINNER

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The SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK was selected as a "Site of the Week" (Feb. 10-17, 1997) by the Info Guide, a Canadian Internet Business & Entertainment Directory

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NCSA (MOSAIC) honored the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK by naming it among the WHAT'S NEW TOP 25 for the week of April 8-12, 1996.

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THE INDIANA UNIVERSITY HONORS' DIVISION selected the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK as "one of its' web sites around the world."

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SCI-FI SITE OF THE WEEK

The HANDBOOK was awarded SCIENCE FICTION SITE OF THE WEEK by SCIENCE FICTION WEEKLY for the week of July 15, 1996.

Computer Currents Site of the Week

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The HANDBOOK was chosen by Computer Currents Interactive (CCI) as one of the five Links of the Week for the week starting July 29, 1996.

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The SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK was featured as a "Too Cool School House Educational Site of the Week" for the week of 12-11-95.

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The ONLINE EDUCATOR featured the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK among its five (5) hot sites for the week of November 27, 1995.

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Amdahl Corporation listed the SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK among its "Goldmine Hot Sites" for having lots of information. The Amdahl Internet home page is called INTERNET EXPLORATION.

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The SPACE EDUCATORS' HANDBOOK was among COURTNEY'S WEB PICKS for JANUARY 4, 1996.


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Last modified:Friday, 30-Jan-01 05:00:00 PM CST

Author: Jerry Woodfill / NASA, Mail Code ER7, jared.woodfill1@jsc.nasa.gov

Curator: Cecilia Breigh

Responsible Official: Andre Sylvester, NASA JSC ER7


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