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Solar Eclipse Resources

Total Eclipse DFW has compiled a detailed collection of resources tailored for the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse on April 8, 2024. Recognizing the significance and rare occurrence of this celestial event, our dedicated team has delved deep to curate a wealth of information designed to enhance your understanding and experience of the eclipse. If you have a Solar Eclipse resource that should be added to this list, please get in touch with us.

Total Eclipse DFW Interview Series:

Tracie Broom, 2017 Total Eclipse Weekend Columbia South Carolina

In this special feature on Total Eclipse DFW, we’re thrilled to present an engaging video interview with Tracie Broom, the co-founding partner of Flock and Rally, a full-service, women-owned creative agency based in Columbia, South Carolina.

Explore the interview here:

Debra Ross

Debra Ross, a name synonymous with passion and expertise in the astronomical community. As the Publisher & CEO of KidsOutAndAbout.com and BeyondTheNest.com, Debra has carved a niche in fostering family-friendly and community-centered activities. Her role as the Co-Chair of the National Eclipse Task Force at the American Astronomical Society and Chairperson of the Rochester Eclipse Task Force further solidifies her as an authority in Eclipse education and preparation.

About Debra Ross
What Is Your Role As The Co-Chair of the AAS’s National Eclipse Task Force? (3:06)

The Total Eclipse Experience
What Exactly is a Total Solar Eclipse With Debra Ross (2:17)
“Me” and “We” Total Eclipse Experiences (2:41)
How Do You Select An Eclipse Viewing Location? (1:54)
Make The Total Eclipse Memorable For Employees (3:33)
Why 99% Is Not Enough – Totality Matters (1:44)
Why Do People Say, Experiencing A Total Solar Eclipse is Lifechanging (6:35)
Total Solar Eclipse Events
Eclipse Events In Stadiums (2:03
Event Planners: Don’t Do This During Totality (1:04)
Events: Come Early – Stay Late (2:17)
Is It Too Late To Plan A Total Eclipse Event? (2:27)
Total Solar Eclipse Glasses
Eclipse Glasses On or Off During A Total Solar Eclipse? (2:13)
Total Solar Eclipse & Viewing Glasses (2:23)
What Happens If I Don’t Have Glasses For My Event? (2:47)
The 2024 Total Eclipse and Communities
How Are Communities Preparing For Its Eclipse Visitors? (4:00)
The Region’s Hits and Misses of the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse (4:01)
What Municipalities & Regions Need To Avoid (2:46)
Why Texas Is The Place To Be For 2024 Total Solar Eclipse? (2:16)
The 2024 Total Eclipse and DFW Visitors
How Big Is This Total Solar Eclipse, Really? (2:25)
How Many Visitors Is DFW Expected To Have? (2:47)
Total Solar Eclipse and Media
Why International and National Media Will Flock To DFW For The Eclipse (2:07)



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Solar Eclipse Resoureces: Education

From The American Astrological Society

Eclipse Education Websites

For All Educators:

For Elementary-School & Early-Learner Educators

For Middle-School Educators

For High-School Educators:

Eclipse Education Books:

Educational Videos About Solar Eclipses:


From NASA


From National Science Teaching Association

From The National Science Teaching Association Free Web Seminars


The Great 2024 Eclipse

Sky & Telescope’s The 2024 Great Eclipse special issue is a 64-page, full-color illustrated guide to the April 8, 2024, total solar eclipse. Everything you need to prepare for this awe-inspiring event is at your fingertips in this special issue, including:

  • Free Eclipse Glasses 
  • The Hows & Whys of Eclipses
  • Eclipse Safety
  • How to Photograph an Eclipse
  • City Timetables
  • Citizen Science Projects You Can Join

The issue also features a 10-page, in-depth preview of timings and weather predictions along the entire eclipse path — from Mexico through the U.S. and Canada — by acclaimed eclipse experts Fred Espenak and Jay Anderson. It also includes a special, four-page pullout in the center that you can customize for your location, with an eclipse day checklist, infographic on what to expect during the eclipse, and how to look for stars and planets during totality. Plus, resources, a look at future eclipses, and much more!

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