Date: July 10 – 14, plus pre –course homework
For: Educators, grades 9 – 12 (others welcomed)
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Cost : $270
Credit: 40 PDPs or 3 graduate credits from Endicott College ($300 additional fee)*
*Participants taking course for graduate credit will have additional weekly homework assignments beginning June 26th and ending with a final project due August 11th. Payment for graduate credit is due to Endicott College by June 26th.
About the course:
In this class, participants will observe and practice techniques for incorporating ocean science into the classroom through hands-on lessons. Participants will learn from experts in the field and engage in field experiences, all while discovering methods for using the ocean as a tool to teach about Ecosystems, Earth Systems, Earth and Human Activity, and Motion and Stability. Topics include physical and chemical properties of the ocean, sea floor geology, marine biology, and human impacts and interactions with the ocean.
To learn more go to: http://www.neaq.org/learn/for-teachers/professional-development-educators/workshops/
Deadline to register is June 26, 2017