Mo Brooks speaking at Space and Rocket CenterPublished 1:44pm Friday, June 22, 2012
Rep. Mo Brooks will be speaking to educators from around the world at the Space and Rocket Center Monday.
He will speak during the Honeywell Educators Space Academy. Brooks will observe teachers in a simulated astronaut training missions.
The Space Academy is a concerted effort with the Space and Rocket Center that provides teachers with new technical skills and teaching techniques that help motivate students to consider careers in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.
Since joining the U.S. House of Representatives in 2011 Representative Brooks has been an advocate for aeronautical science. He currently serves on the House Science, Space and Technology Committee and the Congressional Aerospace Caucus.