What About Bob?

   Bob currently works as a Special Education Paraprofessional in a Life Skills Classroom. He is the column editor for Scope on the Skies, a monthly feature of the NSTA middle school journal, Science Scope magazine, and has published more than 200 monthly columns over the last 26 years. He is an active member of the National Science Teachers Association and other Science Education organizations, having conducted workshops or presentations at more than 200 regional, national and international conferences. He has served as the only Planetarium Director, twice, for the Kansas City Missouri School District.   Bob was Adjunct Faculty for Longview Community College where he taught online and classroom-based courses in Astronomy, and Physical Science.
seeds-ani   Bob has been a Science Consultant for Successlink Science and has traveled around the state of Missouri working with science teachers and students in the middle and high school grades. Since starting his career in education in 1975, he has taught upper elementary, middle school and high school Science in traditional, alternative and Academically Gifted settings.
Bob has also been an outreach educator for several NASA programs including the Solar System Educator Program, the International Solar Terrestrial Project, and the Solar System Ambassadors Program. In 1999 he was one of 18 Educators in the United States selected as a Cassini Fellow by NASA/JPL.
   Bob has been a presence on the ‘net’ since the days of dial-up 300 bps modems, BBS, and when there was only Telnet. His web site Qué tal in the Current Skies is in its 22nd year of online publication as a monthly guide to things celestial.
Bob holds a BS Degree in Earth Science from Sul Ross State University in Alpine Texas and an MS Degree in Physical Geography from Illinois State University in Normal Illinois.

Chloe/Sebastian; Chloe/Tyler; Tyler/Heidi

Chloe/Sebastian; Chloe/Tyler; Heidi/Tyler

Bob and his wife Sue are empty-nesters living in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. They share their home with Chloe the wanderer cat, and Sebastian, Tyler and Heidi. And a garter snake named Fred!

My Resume (pdf).

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