Carla McAuliffe

Center for STEM Teaching and Learning

TERC/NESTA

Project Leader, Workshop Leader, Webinar Participant, Website Contributor, Reviewer

Project Leader

Eyes in the Sky: An NSF-Funded ITEST Project part of Eyes in the Sky
Eyes in the Sky equips teachers, and in turn the students they teach, with the tools and knowledge necessary to access and analyze freely available satellite imagery and data to investigate local or regional issues.

Website Content Contributions

Activities (3)

Investigating Earthquakes with ArcExplorer GIS part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:Investigating Earthquakes 2
DATA: Recent and Historical Earthquake Data. TOOL: ArcExplorer Java Edition for Education GIS. SUMMARY: Explore earthquake data and import them into a Geographic Information System (GIS). Analyze the data to predict where the next big earthquake will occur.

Looking into Earth with GIS part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:Seismic Wave Velocity
DATA: Seismic Wave Model Output. TOOLS: My World GIS, Microsoft Excel. SUMMARY: Examine seismic wave data in a Geographic Information System (GIS). Analyze wave velocities to infer the depth of the crust-mantle boundary.

Investigating Earthquakes with ArcVoyager GIS part of Earth Exploration Toolbook:Investigating Earthquakes
DATA: Recent and Historical Earthquake Data TOOL: ArcVoyager Special Edition GIS - Explore earthquake data and import them into a Geographic Information System (GIS). Analyze the data to predict where the next big earthquake will occur.

Other Contributions (3)

GER and K-12 Audiences part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2016:Program:Morning Workshops:GER:Idea Papers
Carla McAuliffe, TERC Whenever possible, I have translated Geoscience Education Research (GER) to K-12 audiences. This began with my PhD dissertation (Visualizing Topography) and later, at TERC with the Earth ...

Scientist-K12 Teacher Partnerships part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2018:Program:Roundtable Discussions
Scientist-K12 teacher partnerships are mutually beneficial and occur in many ways. The AGU-NESTA Geophysical Information for Teachers (GIFT) workshop held at the annual AGU meetings has proven to be a very ...

Integrating Climate Change Across the Curriculum part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2018:Program:Afternoon Workshops
From matter to energy, climate change can be taught in any course. Climate change is critically important for K-12 students to understand. Aspects of climate change should be integrated across the curriculum. ...

Communities

Member of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Southwest Section, Geoscience Education Research Division, Teacher Education Division

Workshop Leader

Workshop Participant (15 workshops)

Webinar Participant