Realizing that education initiatives, no matter how forward-thinking, run little chance of succeeding without buy-in from the learners they're intended to help, NASA invited four teams of students to its Jan. 17 Education Partnership Summit. The students, part of the NetGeneration of Youth (NGY) Cyber-journalism Program, were there not only to participate in discussions, but to gain professional experience as journalists, interviewing program participants and taking news of the event back home to their communities.

Throughout the day-long event, students used their time to work as professional journalists, interviewing keynote speakers and other summit participants

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