Eclipse Glasses USA and Bernie School District Collaborate to Ensure Safe Viewing of the October 2023 and April 2024 Eclipses.
PROVO, UT, and BERNIE, MO. August 18th, 2023 –Eclipse Glasses USA, a leading provider of high-quality ISO certified eclipse glasses, is delighted to announce a momentous partnership with Bernie School District in Bernie, Missouri. This collaboration aims to facilitate a safe and educational experience for students and the community during the upcoming October 2023 annular eclipse.
The annular eclipse, a rare event, promises to captivate skywatchers across the nation. To ensure that Bernie School District students can witness this awe-inspiring occurrence safely, Eclipse Glasses USA has generously offered to provide ISO-compliant eclipse glasses at cost. The ISO-compliant glasses are designed to safeguard viewers’ eyes from harmful solar radiation while offering an unobstructed view of the breathtaking celestial display.
“We are thrilled to join hands with Bernie School District and support their commitment to providing a safe and enriching learning experience for their students,” said Roger Sarkis, owner of Eclipse Glasses USA. “Our high-quality eclipse glasses are crafted in the USA to meet the highest safety standards, and we take immense pride in promoting the joy of scientific exploration and astronomy among the youth.”
The partnership with Eclipse Glasses USA exemplifies Bernie School District’s dedication to nurturing students’ curiosity and interest in science, astronomy, and the natural world. By offering the eclipse glasses at cost, Eclipse Glasses USA and Bernie Elementary School are demonstrating their shared commitment to the well-being of the community and its young learners.
“We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Eclipse Glasses USA for their generous support,” said Tommie Ellenburg, Principal of Bernie Elementary School. “This collaboration not only ensures the safety of our students but also presents a unique educational opportunity for them to witness a rare astronomical event firsthand.”
Through this partnership, Bernie School District plans to organize various educational activities and discussions leading up to the October 2023 annular eclipse and April 2024 total eclipse. These initiatives will provide students with a deeper understanding of eclipses, celestial mechanics, and the importance of using proper eye protection during solar observations.
The October 2023 annular eclipse will undoubtedly be a memorable experience for the entire Bernie School District community, fostering an enduring passion for science and discovery.