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Outreach and Education

NWS Virtual Weather School Talks
Interested in a Virtual weather talk for your school or classroom - just sign up. 


The Weather Watcher Quarterly Newsletter 
For weather spotter, observers and fans of the NWS Spokane


 EWRSEF - Eastern Washington Regional Science & Engineering Fair
Open to students 6th-12th grade to present STEM projects in a fair setting & affiliated with the ISEF




 NWS JetStream - Online school for weather 


CWOP - The Citizen Weather Observing Program
Allows weather volunteers a way to share their weather station data online. 


Washington Science Olympiad 
Open to the middle school aged students in Washington state who want to compete in a Meteorology exam. 


A Guide to Developing a Severe Weather Emergency Plan for Schools
This is a helpful resource for all school districts and learning institutions in the Inland Northwest.


Weather Glossary 
A complete description of weather terminology. 


NOAA Resource for Educators

NOAA Library

NWS for Kids and Teens

NWS Education/Outreach