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    Joel Kosmac
    Earth & Space Science, Pennsylvania (Environmental) Science, Integrated Science I + II, Senior Physical Science, 7th grade Physical Science,Contemporary Science, Satellite Data Acquisition and Applications

    Phone/Ext: 5305
    814-495-4611   room B305
     Background credentials include:
    1. B.A. Philosophy (cum laude) -  University of Pittsburgh, main campus
    2. B.S. (and post B.S.) Secondary Education Earth&Space and General Science (summa cum laude) -  University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
    1. Field Test Instructor for the National Air & Space Museum
    2.Solar System Ambassador for NASA
    3.Planetarium Director  10 years (retired) Forest Hills
    4. Instructor for Carnegie Mellon University Outreach Program (C-MITES) 14+ years
    5. Instructor for IU8 (ATOMS Program)  17+ years
    6. Environmental Educator of the Year (Cambria County)
    7. Recipient  of academic grants including : Chemical Spectroscopy Society  of Pittsburgh, Macdonald's School Grant, Watershed Education ( Pa.        D.C.N.R.), Environmental Education (several) (Pa. D.E.P.), Kidwind Windmill Education Program, Hugh Scott Senatorial Scholarship
    8. Officer for Little Conemaugh Watershed Association
    9. Who's Who of American Teachers (3times)
    10. Places I've lived that have influenced my education: Pittsburgh, Seattle,Sacramento, Miami, and Toronto (Canada).
    NASA Class
    Envirothon Team Coach
    Chess Club Advisor
    Scrabble Tournament Facilitator