Pedagogy in Action News News from the Pedagogy in Action Site USGS Announces Job Opening for Youth and Education Science Manager Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600 NAGT Joins in Efforts to Highlight Societal Benefits of the Geosciences. Mon, 14 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Baylor Professor, Dr. Vincent Cronin Named Editor of NAGT and AGI's Physical Geology Lab Manual Physical Geology Lab Manual, starting with the 11th Edition.]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0500 InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of a New Teaching Module: Environmental Justice and Freshwater Resources Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500 InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of a New Teaching Module: Living on the Edge: Building Resilient Societies on Active Plate Margins udents to personally experience that geoscience is a complex, interdisciplinary effort with real-world implications.]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Earth Educators' Rendezvous-- Oral and Poster Sessions Announced. Early bird registration deadline: April 13 Now is the time to register– Early bird deadline is April 13!]]> Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 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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InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of a New Teaching Module: Interactions between Water, Earth's Surface, and Human Activity 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 New Approaches to Teaching Problem Solving 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 Guided Discovery Problems 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