NAGT News http://nagt.org/nagt/news/news.html News from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers NAGT at GSA 2014 http://nagt.org/nagt/profdev/GSA14.html NAGT is pleased to sponsor a variety of symposia and sessions at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America meeting held in Vancouver, BC, October 19-22, 2014. Please browse the many NAGT activities and events at the upcoming GSA meeting.


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InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of Two New Modules of Teaching Materials http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/integrate_pleas.html general education courses, teacher preparation courses, core courses within geoscience majors, and courses designed for other majors including environmental studies, social science, engineering, and other sciences.]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/integrate_pleas.html October In the Trenches http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92326.html In the Trenches is out and should arrive in your mailboxes soon. This month's issue focuses on the power of place in geoscience education and featured articles on
  • Restoring a Lost Sense of Place: An Interdisciplinary Course in the Anthracite Coal Region of Pennsylvania
  • NAGT, GSA and CUR Education Division Awards for 2014
  • NGSS: Three Resonating Themes for Geoscience Education
  • Paleolithic Rack & Roll: Making Music with Granite and Shale An Interdisciplinary Approach to Teaching Geology and Physics
The Online Supplement for this issue is available on the NAGT website.]]>
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New Teaching Materials from InTeGrate http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92314.html Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92314.html News from SAGE 2YC http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92308.html Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92308.html AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92302.html Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://nagt.org/nagt/news/92302.html Course Conversations Assignment for all Faculty http://serc.carleton.edu/sisl/news/90651.html Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/sisl/news/90651.html 2014 GSA Events http://serc.carleton.edu/integrate/news/2014_gsa_events.html Annual Meeting is being held in Vancouver, BC October 19-22, 2014. The GSA program is full of workshops and sessions on topics of high interest to the InTeGrate community. Read on for further details.]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/integrate/news/2014_gsa_events.html NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Application Period Now Open http://nagt.org/nagt/news/90504.html applicationperiod is now open! NSF is soliciting applications for the GRFP until the posted deadlines in late October and early November 2014. Since 1952, GRFP has provided Fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant achievements in science and engineering. Three years of support is provided by the program for graduate study in science or engineering and leads to a research-based master's or doctoral degree. The NSF expects to award 2,000 Graduate Research Fellowships under this program solicitation pending availability of funds.]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://nagt.org/nagt/news/90504.html Apply to Test Mini-Lessons in Your Classroom http://nagt.org/nagt/news/90492.html
We invite you to apply to test one or more of the MARGINS mini-lessons in your classroom - this semester or next. For more information about the project and in-class field testing, to browse the collection of mini-lessons, and to express your interest in joining the effort, please visit the following site:

http://serc.carleton.edu/margins/test_curr.html

Further questions and inquiries should be directed to Juli Morgan, MARGINS Mini-Lesson Project Lead (morganj@rice.edu).]]>
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