Mid-Atlantic AERAs Conduct Third Annual Regional Hazardous Weather Conference

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For the third consecutive year mid-Atlantic Atmospheric Education Resource Agents (AERAs) conducted a regional workshop for educators on hazardous weather. This workshop attracted teachers from New York to Georgia for sessions by Project ATMOSPHERE AERAs, meteorologists from the National Weather Service, universities, the media, and private industry, who addressed a variety of topics pertaining to the impact of severe weather. As has been the case with the previous workshops, this event represents a partnership of individuals from schools, government agencies, and the private sector that enhances science education and increases public awareness of hazardous weather conditions.

*Oceanography Department, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland.

+Randolph High School, Randolph, New Jersey.

#Mills E. Godwin High School, Richmond, Virginia.

@West Springfield High School, Springfield, Virginia.

&Gaithersburg High School, Gaithersburg, Maryland.

**Wilmington Christian School, Hocknessin, Delaware.

++Barnhardt Elementary School, Waldorf, Maryland.

##Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.

@@Anne Arundel County Board of Education, Annapolis, Maryland.

&&Lyndhurst High School, Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

***Centreville High School, Clifton, Virginia.

Corresponding author address: Dr. D. R. Smith, Oceanography Department, United States Naval Academy, 572 Holloway Road, Annapolis, MD 21402-5026. E-mail: drsmith@nadn.navy.mil

For the third consecutive year mid-Atlantic Atmospheric Education Resource Agents (AERAs) conducted a regional workshop for educators on hazardous weather. This workshop attracted teachers from New York to Georgia for sessions by Project ATMOSPHERE AERAs, meteorologists from the National Weather Service, universities, the media, and private industry, who addressed a variety of topics pertaining to the impact of severe weather. As has been the case with the previous workshops, this event represents a partnership of individuals from schools, government agencies, and the private sector that enhances science education and increases public awareness of hazardous weather conditions.

*Oceanography Department, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland.

+Randolph High School, Randolph, New Jersey.

#Mills E. Godwin High School, Richmond, Virginia.

@West Springfield High School, Springfield, Virginia.

&Gaithersburg High School, Gaithersburg, Maryland.

**Wilmington Christian School, Hocknessin, Delaware.

++Barnhardt Elementary School, Waldorf, Maryland.

##Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.

@@Anne Arundel County Board of Education, Annapolis, Maryland.

&&Lyndhurst High School, Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

***Centreville High School, Clifton, Virginia.

Corresponding author address: Dr. D. R. Smith, Oceanography Department, United States Naval Academy, 572 Holloway Road, Annapolis, MD 21402-5026. E-mail: drsmith@nadn.navy.mil
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