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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"My passion for education was inspired by my parents,
who were both middle school teachers. I witnessed the direct impact
that educators can have in a community and on an individual's
destiny. NASA's people, programs and resources are unparalleled.
Our unique assets are poised to engage students, to captivate their
imagination and to encourage their pursuit of STEM-related studies
that are so vital to their future. This is an exciting challenge
and I am ready to work with Administrator Bolden, my colleagues at
NASA, our partners, and students across the country to usher in a
new era of opportunity to inspire that next generation of
Source: Astronaut Leland Melvin, on his
appointment to lead NASA's Office of Education.