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Effective Strategies for Undergraduate Geoscience Teaching Virtual Event Series
Jan 31 2013 Jigsaws: Designing for success: January 31, 2013 Leader: Barbara Tewksbury, Hamilton College This event has already taken place. The jigsaw technique is a simple, well-structured cooperative learning strategy that ...
Teaching Structural Geology, Geophysics, and Tectonics in the 21st Century
Jul 15-19 2012 July 15-19, 2012; optional field trip July 15 University of Tennessee, Knoxville Applications: This workshop has already occurred. What are the grand challenges, leading edge ideas, and frontiers in structural ...
Preparing for an Academic Career in the Geosciences Workshop
Jun 27-30 2012 Annual workshop helping graduate students and post-doctoral fellows prepare for an academic career through the development of teaching and research skills as well as a personal action plan.
Teaching Climate Change: Insight from Large Lakes
Jun 19-20 2012 June 19-20, 2012 At the Large Lakes Observatory and the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Minnesota Duluth This workshop has already taken place. This workshop will be held in conjunction with ...
Workshop for Early Career Geoscience Faculty
Jun 10-15 2012 June 10-14, 2012 with trip to NSF on Friday, June 15 College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA Note: the 2012 workshop is over. Find out more about the Early Career Geoscience Faculty workshops, or read on for ...
Teaching Environmental Geology Workshop
Jun 3-8 2012 Tom Price iron-ore mine – Pilbara Desert, Australia. These are the banded-iron formations similar to those preserved in the nearby Karajini Gorge – January 2008. Image taken by K. Wiese. June 2-6, 2012 ...
Active Learning Strategies for Geoscience Teaching
May 11 2012 This half-day workshop will help college faculty and secondary-school teachers in the Earth sciences to introduce active-learning strategies into predominantly lecture-based classes. Participants will be introduced to a schema for developing their own materials, and will have an opportunity to develop and review such activities. These will be collected for inclusion on the On the Cutting Edge website. Participants will leave the workshop with the pedagogical foundation and in-class learning resources they need to better engage their students.
Pursuing an Academic Career Virtual Event Series
Apr 3 2012 Setting goals for effective and innovative courses: April 10, 2012 Note: This webinar has already taken place. See the References, resources, and the presentation from this virtual event. 1:30 pm Eastern | 12:30 ...
Designing Effective and Innovative Courses in Mineralogy, Petrology, and Geochemistry
Mar 31 - Sep 30, 2012 An online workshop with opportunities for face-to-face interaction Beginning March 2012 and ending October 2012. Application deadline: March 1, 2012 Finding the time, energy, and inspiration to develop a new ...
Hazards Webinar Series: March 16, 2012
Mar 16 2012 What's Shaking at SCEC? Education and Outreach Resources for Earthquake Preparedness -- Mark Benthien, Education Director, Southern Califormia Earthquake Center (SCEC) Time - 12:00 pm Pacific | 1:00 pm ...