NAGT News News from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers Announcing An NSF IUSE (Improving Undergraduate STEM Education) Proposal Writing Workshop- May 14-17, 2015 Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Opportunity for Geoscience/Physical Geography Faculty Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Seeking nominations - GeoCUR Undergraduate Research Mentor Award Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Register for the Upcoming Earth Educators' Rendezvous: Early Bird Deadline is April 13 150 abstracts submitted and the program committee is busy organizing the contributed program. It's going to be a fantastic event! Register now to take advantage of the reduced registration rate.]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 InTeGrate Call for Proposals for Research Team Members InTeGrate is seeking to recruit a team of up to 12 instructors who will participate in a research project to assess the impact of introducing InTeGrate module materials into introductory geoscience or environmental science courses. Application Deadline: April 17, 2015

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InTeGrate Coastal Hazards, Risk, and Environmental Justice Workshop Announced- Application Deadline: March 25 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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Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS) Announces Series of Online Workshops Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 SESYNC Announces a Four-day Short Course on Teaching Socio-Environmental Synthesis with Case Studies. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 JGE Special Issues - Climate Literacy Journal of Geoscience Education recently brought you two issues of JGE devoted to the important and timely topic of Climate Literacy. Our August (62#3) and November (63#4) issues are filled with articles about Climate Literacy across the realms of precollege teacher professional development, teacher and student knowledge and alternative conceptions, undergraduate education, climate data use, public perception and innovative tools for student learning. The Climate Literacy issues of JGE, "are testimony to the imagination, commitment, and breadth of the geoscience education community, and to the support provided by institutions and agencies to further knowledge on this topic." Kristen St John - JGE editor. NAGT has a limited number of the JGE Double Issues on Climate Literacy available for purchase, you can order single copies of any of our past JGE issues on the NAGT website.]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 January In the Trenches On Its Way
And now, in addition to the print magazine that you receive in your mailbox, members can also access the content of In the Trenches via the Online Supplement page. When you click on one of the articles in the issue, you'll be able to read all the content if you are logged in to your NAGT account.]]>
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