Pedagogy in Action News News from the Pedagogy in Action Site Dave Mogk Receives MSA Distinguished Public Service Award Congratulations to NAGT member and Cutting Edge co-PI, David Mogk on being selected as the 2017 Mineralogical Society of America Distinguished Public Service Award. The Distinguished Public Service (DPS) Medal is awarded to individuals or organizations who have made important contributions to furthering the vitality of the geological sciences, especially but not necessarily in the fields of mineralogy, geochemistry, petrology, and crystallography.

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New NAGT Officers Welcomed at 2016 GSA Annual Meeting Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500 InTeGrate is Pleased to Announce the Publication of New Teaching Materials Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500 InTeGrate Fall 2016 Webinar Series Continues Free and open to the public, this series will incorporate InTeGrate pedagogies into teaching practices, provide resources available for adoption, and create a forum for participants to learn and share teaching strategies.
Energy and the Environment
Friday, October 28
Registration deadline is October 26.

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NAGT Joins in Efforts to Highlight Societal Benefits of the Geosciences. Mon, 14 Sep 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 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