Pedagogy in Action News http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news.html News from the Pedagogy in Action Site InTeGrate Coastal Hazards, Risk, and Environmental Justice Workshop Announced 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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Contribute to the Upcoming Earth Educators' Rendezvous: Abstract Deadline is March 1 http://serc.carleton.edu/earth_rendezvous/2015/abstract_sub/index.html Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/earth_rendezvous/2015/abstract_sub/index.html InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of a New Teaching Module: Interactions between Water, Earth's Surface, and Human Activity http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/98122.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.]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/98122.html Registration is Now Open for the Earth Educators' Rendezvous http://serc.carleton.edu/earth_rendezvous/2015/index.html Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/earth_rendezvous/2015/index.html New Approaches to Teaching Problem Solving http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/prob_solve.html In Class, Coached Problem Solving describes how faculty can provide a structured, guided context for students to work collaboratively to solve problems. Inventing and Testing Models uses Model-Eliciting Activities, which are open-ended problems that challenge students to build models in order to solve complex, real-world problems.]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/prob_solve.html Guided Discovery Problems http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/guided_discovery.html Guided Discovery Problems offers a wealth of information on using this teaching method, along with several detailed examples ready to use in the classroom.]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/guided_discovery.html Teaching Urban Students http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/urban.html Teaching Urban Students provides detailed background information about the characteristics of urban students, insights into effective teaching practices and examples of classroom approaches well suited to engage and support all urban students.]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/urban.html New Pedagogic Modules http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/new_modules.html ConcepTests, Lecture Tutorials, and Structured Academic Controversy are now available. Each module includes information about the method, how to use it in your classroom, references, and a collection of example activities.]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/new_modules.html Teaching with Google Earth http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/teaching_google_earth.html Teaching with Google Earth has been released, with detailed instructions and many ideas for bringing rich imagery and interactive information into the classroom. There are over 25 different examples of activities using Google Earth.]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/teaching_google_earth.html