Are you a K-12 teacher or informal science provider? If yes, check out these upcoming workshop opportunities. NGSS – Using the Puyallup Watershed as a Classroom is a workshop hosted by the Pacific Education Institute, led by Kirk Robbins, and supported by the Puyallup Watershed Initiative. This workshop is designed to support K-12 teachers and informal science providers in developing an understanding of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) through the lens of outdoor learning experiences.
Workshop participants will:
- Understand the 3 Dimensions of NGSS.
- Connect other educational initiatives (CCSS ELA and Math; TPEP; etc.) to NGSS.
- Engage with student work samples, classroom video cases, and authentic science case studies.
- Collaborate with local educators on learning about and planning for NGSS.
Choose one of three workshop dates (Click the date to link to the registration pages for more information.):
- March 23, 2015 from 9 am to 3 pm in Puyallup.
- April 8, 2015 from 9 am to 3 pm in Tacoma.
- April 13, 2015 and April 15, 2015 from 4:30 pm to 6 pm in Sumner.
Other items to note:
- No-cost workshop for K-12 teachers and informal science providers
- Receive 5.5 Clock Hours
- Cost of substitutes covered by Pacific Education Institute
- $100.00 stipend provided for K-12 teachers who attend both sessions of the April 13 and April 15 workshop
- Coffee and snacks provided, please bring your own lunch for March 23 and April 8
Questions? Email Neesha Oliver at firstname.lastname@example.orgTags: education, EECOI, workshop