NAGT News News from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers 2015 GERD Officer Elections Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500 2015 National Officer Elections Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500 2015 Geo2YC Officer Elections Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500 2015 TED Officer Elections Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500 NAGT Joins in Call for Action 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 Helping the Next Generation Save the Planet: InTeGrate in the News Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Kaatje Kraft, Professor of Geology and NAGT Member and Vice President of NAGT's 2YC Division, is a Featured Panelist on an Upcoming June 8 Webinar on Improving Undergraduate Instruction-Registration Now Open Reaching Students: Putting the Book to Work to Improve Undergraduate Instruction. A panel of education experts will provide a summary of the book and discuss evidence-based teaching approaches. Several practitioners featured in the book will share their teaching experiences. A question and answer period will follow presentations.]]> Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Interested in Expanding the Impact of your Program? Join us for an Important Webinar on Creating Institutional and Curricular Change This webinar will help faculty design a plan to support departmental & institutional change including aspects such as aligning effort with institutional priorities, making use of assets that already exist, and engaging other stakeholders in the efforts. The webinar will be facilitated by Judith Ramaley. Dr. Ramaley is a member of the InTeGrate advisory board and has published extensively on educational reform, science, technology, engineering and mathematics education, and the leadership of organizational change.

The webinar is free but registration is required. Register on the webinar website by June 15.

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NAGT-GEO2YC Spring Foundations Newsletter Now Available Foundations newsletter will inspire and solicit new ideas for your own practices.]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Join the Pre-Rendezvous Review Camp Have you registered for the upcoming Earth Educators' Rendezvous? If so, join the pre-Rendezvous Review Camp!

Volunteers are needed for a one-day "Review Camp" to help peer review the collections of submitted teaching activities from InTeGrate and other NAGT sponsored programs on Sunday, July 12, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. We seek reviewers from across the disciplines who can evaluate the content and pedagogical quality of InTeGrate's contributed collections We will select 25 volunteers from those who apply. For this important service, InTeGrate will provide a $500 stipend that will help to offset your travel and accommodations. ]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500