Site Guide: Workshops from SERC-hosted Projects
On the Cutting Edge - The On the Cutting Edge project runs a series of faculty professional development workshops every year. Topics range from preparation for an academic career to designing innovative courses to emerging themes such as teaching with visualizations and incorporating new discoveries from planetary exploration into geoscience classes. Check out the workshop schedule to get more information on this year's lineup of workshops as well as links to past workshops.
InTeGrate Workshops - These workshops are aimed at developing program and course level strategies and materials to address societal issues, geosciences, and sustainability. Resulting resources include a rich collection of teaching activities, course descriptions, and essays.
Building Strong Geoscience Departments - The Building Strong Geoscience Departments project runs workshops focusing on department-level challenges and strategies. Past topics have included curriculum and program design, program assessment, and student recruitment. The workshop page lists upcoming and past workshops.
Associated Colleges of the Midwest: Faculty Career Enhancement Project - Supported by grants from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the ACM Faculty Career Enhancement (FaCE) Project has provided opportunities for faculty at ACM colleges since 2004. With renewed funding from the Mellon Foundation in 2008, Phase II of the FaCE Project supports a variety of new initiatives, building on lessons derived in the first years of activity.
Use the listing below to browse through all the current workshop announcements. These announcements will contain information about each workshop as well as links to the workshop website. You can also search through all the websites from past workshops.Help
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Authentic Inquiry in Courses; Research-Like Experiences Embedded in Courses
Nov 3 2014 Part of the LSAMP IINSPIRE 2014-15 Annual Conference Annual Conference Schedule-at-a-Glance 8:30 a.m., Monday, November 3rd, 2014 Des Moines Area Community College, Ankeny, Iowa There is evidence that actively ...
Designing Undergraduate Research Programs (e.g., REUs) for Students from Two-year Colleges
Nov 14 2014 Friday November 14, 2014 3-4 PM Eastern| 2-3 PM Central| 1-2 PM Mountain| 12-1 PM Pacific Conveners: Jan Hodder (University of Oregon), and Heather Macdonald (College of William and Mary) Presenters : Jude Apple ...
Strategies for Supporting 2YC/4YC Student Transfer in the Geosciences
Nov 21 2014 Friday, November 21, 2014 3-4 PM Eastern | 2-3 PM Central | 1-2 PM Mountain | 12-1 PM Pacific Conveners : Karen Layou (Reynolds Community College) and Heather Macdonald (College of William and Mary) Presenters: ...
2014 Workshop for Heads and Chairs of Earth and Space Sciences Departments
Dec 14 2014 This one-day workshop will provide an opportunity for experienced and new heads and chairs of Earth and Space Science departments to discuss successful strategies and challenges with others, learn about building a strong department, and meet other heads and chairs.
Making Good Courses Great with Educational Technology 2015 Virtual Workshop
Jan 12-16 2015 January 12-16, 2015 Virtual workshop APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 1, 2014 This workshop will empower you to use learning technology to make your classes be they face-to-face, online, or in the field - even ...
Student Learning About Critical Earth Issues Through the Use of Large Online Digital Data Sets
May 6 - Jun 24, 2015 May (6, 13, 20, 27) and June (17, 24), 2015 Virtual Workshop One of the best ways for students to understand the critical Earth issues facing humanity is through the analysis and interpretation of actual data. ...
Preparing for an Academic Career in the Geosciences
May 31 - Jun 3, 2015 May 31 - June 3, 2015 University of Wisconsin, Madison The deadline for applications is March 2, 2015. This workshop is designed specifically for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and others who are ...
Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2015
Jul 13-17 2015 Design your own professional development opportunity at the first annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous. Capitalize on experience of your colleagues at a variety of workshops, present and discuss your own findings, and network with others engaged in improving undergraduate Earth education.
Workshop for Early Career Geoscience Faculty
Jul 26-30 2015 July 26-30, 2015 (optional trip to NSF on Friday, July 31) College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia Application deadline: March 18, 2015 Join us for a multi-day workshop in a stimulating and ...
Teaching Undergraduate Atmospheric Science in the 21st Century
Aug 3-5 2015 August 3-5, 2015 University of Georgia, Athens The deadline for applications is March 1, 2015. This workshop is Cutting Edge's first comprehensive workshop for Atmospheric Science and expands significantly on ...