John McDaris

Science Education Resource Center (SERC), Geology

Carleton College

Geoscience Education Associate

Pronouns: he/him/his

Curriculum Vitae (Acrobat (PDF) 227kB Feb26 21)

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Webinar Leader, Workshop Leader, Website Contributor, Reviewer

Website Content Contributions

Activities (8)

What Kind of Continental Margin am I? Active or Passive? part of MARGINS Data in the Classroom:MARGINS Mini-Lessons
Volcanoes, earthquakes, and topography reveal whether a continental margin is active or passive. In this activity, students use the GeoMapApp tool to work with earthquake, volcano, and topographic data to identify ...

Conference Presentations (17)

A Program Model for Engaging a Community: Supporting and Advancing Geoscience Education in Two-year Colleges part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Supporting and Advancing Geoscience Education in Two-year Colleges (SAGE 2YC) is a multi-year national professional development program for geoscience faculty in two-year colleges (2YCs) that enabled broad and ...

Other Contributions (8)

Developing Effective Web-Based Learning Resources in the Geosciences part of Web-Based Resources
The following pages contain information, activities, references and links to help faculty creating on-line teaching materials in the Geosciences. This site addresses how to begin the process of putting resources on the web, how to design the educational content of those resources and how to design and build the actual resource. You are encouraged to add to the discussion of the web resources provided here. There are places throughout the site where users can leave feedback and answer questions. User comments will be incorporated into later versions of this web site and future On The Cutting Edge workshops.


On the Cutting Edge Activity Reviewer

Workshop Leader

Workshop Participant (90 workshops)

Strengthening Engagement between Disciplinary Societies and Community Colleges
January 2022
Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2021
July 2021
EER 2020 Science Communication
July 2020

Webinar Leader (4 webinars)

Webinar Participant (21 webinars)