Cutting Edge News http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news.html News for Geoscience Educators for the On the Cutting Edge Professional Development Series. NAGT Announces Fall NGSS Webinar Series http://nagt.org/nagt/profdev/workshops/ngss_summit/index.html The American Geosciences Institute's Center for Geoscience and Society and the National Association of Geoscience Teachers are collaborating with other organizations and member societies to support implementation of the Earth and space science Next Generation Science Standards. Join us for the first webinar in the Fall 2016 series:

NSTA Resources for NGSS in the Earth and Space Sciences
Thursday, September 8, 2016
1:00 PM Pacific | 2:00 PM Mountain | 3:00 PM Central | 4:00 PM Eastern

Registration Deadline: September 6

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InTeGrate Announces Fall 2016 Webinar Series http://serc.carleton.edu/integrate/workshops/index.html Free and open to the public, this series will incorporate InTeGrate pedagogies into teaching practices, provide resources available for adoption, and create a forum for participants to learn and share teaching strategies.

Teaching About Natural Hazards and Risks
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Apply Now for the Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB Workshop http://serc.carleton.edu/matlab_computation2016/overview.html October 23-25, 2016
Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Participants will share their successes developing computational skills using MATLAB in the undergraduate classroom and discuss best practices for the community. By attending the workshop, you will be part of a community effort to bring together best practices and teaching materials that will be made freely available through the SERC website. MathWorks (makers of MATLAB®) is sponsoring the workshop. Application deadline is September 2, 2016.

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Teaching Landform Evolution with WILSIM-GC http://serc.carleton.edu/teachearth/news/124575.html WILSIM project has developed a collection of teaching activities that explore the evolution of the Grand Canyon, and how the shape of the canyon is affected by a variety of physical factors, via the landscape simulation model WILSIM-GC. These activities range from step-by-step guided inquiry activities through open-ended exploration of the interactions of model parameters. ]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/teachearth/news/124575.html NAGT Joins in Efforts to Highlight Societal Benefits of the Geosciences. http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/nagt_joins_effo.html Mon, 14 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/nagt_joins_effo.html NAGT Joins in Call for Action http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/nagt_joins_call.html Innovation: An American Imperative. The action follows American Academy of Arts and Sciences report, Restoring the Foundation: The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream.]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/nagt_joins_call.html InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of a New Teaching Module: Living on the Edge: Building Resilient Societies on Active Plate Margins http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/104476.html udents to personally experience that geoscience is a complex, interdisciplinary effort with real-world implications.]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/104476.html Call for NAGT GEO2YC Division Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award Nominations https://www.nagt.org/nagt/divisions/2yc/oafa.html Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.nagt.org/nagt/divisions/2yc/oafa.html InTeGrate Coastal Hazards, Risk, and Environmental Justice Workshop Announced- Application Deadline: March 25 http://serc.carleton.edu/integrate/workshops/coastal_hazards/index.html Join us for this important workshop taking place between the 5th anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon blow out in the Gulf of Mexico and the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The Coastal Hazards, Risk, and Environmental Justice workshop will enable teams of faculty members and administrators, particularly from minority-serving institutions, to explore the interplay among these critical issues and develop plans for actions that they will take on their own campuses to better incorporate these issues into their curriculum and campus programs.

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Earth Science Partners with Mechanical Engineering at Tennessee Tech http://blogs.tntech.edu/earthsciences/earth-science-partners-with-mechanical-engineering-to-build-physical-models/ Mon, 16 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://blogs.tntech.edu/earthsciences/earth-science-partners-with-mechanical-engineering-to-build-physical-models/