Professional Development

Lake Superior as a Learning Tool
posted on 2:52 PM, January 16, 2020
Join us at the EPA lab to explore with local scientists, learn about current research in the region and how to adapt and incorporate place-based research into your curriculum.
Making Sense of Controversial Science in an Age of Polarized Politics
posted on 2:29 PM, January 16, 2020
Prof. Dietram A. Scheufele will discuss why we as a society sometimes are so divided in our interpretations of scientific facts and phenomena
Register Now: Science Ambassador Regional Training Workshop
posted on 2:20 PM, January 16, 2020
Join the CDC Science Ambassador program in Phoenix, AZ for this free 2-day training
Educator Webinars from NASA
posted on 7:59 AM, January 9, 2020
This month, NASA presents webinars for teachers on topics such as "Hazards of Spaceflight", "Mass Vs Weight", and "Life in the Cold and Dark".
Indigenous Winter Wildlife Tracking
posted on 7:13 AM, January 3, 2020
Spend an unforgettable morning with Indigenous wildlife experts Michael Kurtz (Lakota) and Joe Wise (Ojibwe) to learn more about our local wildlife and how to read and identify their tracks and behavior.
Minnesota Science Standards Workshops
posted on 12:35 PM, December 26, 2019
There are three open MDE Science Standards Workshops remaining.
Summer 2020 Professional Development Opportunity for High School Chemistry Teachers
posted on 1:56 PM, December 20, 2019
In this summer 2020 all expenses paid institute, teachers will learn the VisChem approach to teaching chemistry.
Girls and STEM resources from Connected Science Learning
posted on 9:45 AM, December 19, 2019
This month, Connected Science Learning has two articles describing tips and strategies from the Twin Cities PBS series SciGirls, and research by Jeanna R. Wieselmann.
NOAA's Planet Stewards Book Club
posted on 9:27 AM, December 19, 2019
Join us Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm ET for a discussion of the book "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes"
Summer Workshops from the American Meteorological Society
posted on 2:27 PM, December 4, 2019
K-12 teacher professional development courses offered by the American Meteorological Society include Project Atmosphere, Project Ocean, DataStreme Atmosphere; DataStreme Ocean, and DataStreme Earth's Climate System.
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