Educator Workshop: Science-Investigations (Sci-I) Project

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June 25 - June 30, 2017
12:00AM - 12:00AM
Location
Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, 1090 Carmack Road, Columbus, OH 43210

Date Range
Add to Calendar 2017-06-25 00:00:00 2017-06-30 00:00:00 Educator Workshop: Science-Investigations (Sci-I) Project Sci-I Project Help your students conduct open-ended investigations using real polar data! ★ Build a network with other teachers, scientists, and students from around your area and across the nation. ★ Interact face-to-face with professional polar scientists. ★ Work with scientists to infuse the process of science into the classroom. ★ Use real world data from polar scientists. ★Be a part of an interdisciplinary project that easily blends into any class. ★ Provide students with the opportunity to present research on a college campus through a research symposium. ★ Meet standards including NGSS, Common Core Math & ELA. ★ Promote your school and strengthen student connections to science. Sci-I Project Details Who? Pairs of science teachers (grades 6-9) from the same school in the greater St. Louis, MO or Columbus, OH areas may apply. What is involved? Summer Educator Workshop (June 25-30, 2017, Columbus, OH), student-lead investigations (Fall 2017-Winter 2018), and Student Polar Research Symposia hosted at Washington University in St. Louis and Ohio State University (Spring 2018). Teachers will receive a stipend for full participation in the project. If applicable, transportation and accommodation costs for the Summer Educator Workshop will be provided. For additional information: Contact Kristin Hunter-Thomson at hunterthomson@marine.rutgers.edu or 848.932.3281 OR visit http://polar-ice.orgApplication: http://tinyurl.com/sci-i-17-18-application Application deadline: March 15, 2017 Download workshop flier Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, 1090 Carmack Road, Columbus, OH 43210 Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center byrd-contact@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Sci-I Project

Help your students conduct open-ended investigations using real polar data!

★ Build a network with other teachers, scientists, and students from around your area and across the nation.

★ Interact face-to-face with professional polar scientists.

★ Work with scientists to infuse the process of science into the classroom.

★ Use real world data from polar scientists.

★Be a part of an interdisciplinary project that easily blends into any class.

★ Provide students with the opportunity to present research on a college campus through a research symposium.

★ Meet standards including NGSS, Common Core Math & ELA.

★ Promote your school and strengthen student connections to science.

Sci-I Project Details

Who? Pairs of science teachers (grades 6-9) from the same school in the greater St. Louis, MO or Columbus, OH areas may apply.

What is involved? Summer Educator Workshop (June 25-30, 2017, Columbus, OH), student-lead investigations (Fall 2017-Winter 2018), and Student Polar Research Symposia hosted at Washington University in St. Louis and Ohio State University (Spring 2018).

Teachers will receive a stipend for full participation in the project. If applicable, transportation and accommodation costs for the Summer Educator Workshop will be provided.

For additional information:

Contact Kristin Hunter-Thomson at hunterthomson@marine.rutgers.edu or 848.932.3281 OR visit http://polar-ice.org

Application: http://tinyurl.com/sci-i-17-18-application

Application deadline: March 15, 2017

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