Ellen Metzger


San Jose State University

Workshop Participant, Webinar Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Courses (2)

Science, Society, and Sustainability part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Courses
The participation-intensive course is an elective for teachers pursuing an MA in Science Education and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students drawn from geology and other disciplines. Teaching strategies ...

San Jose State University: Earth Systems and the Environment part of Teacher Preparation:Resource Collections:Courses
Earth Systems & Environment is a dual purpose course serving both pre-service teachers and the general student population. It is a broad, activities-based earth science content course similar to a traditional ...

Essays (2)

Crossing Disciplinary Borders for Sustainability Education part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Essays
Ellen Metzger, Geology and Science Education, San Jose State University My relatively recent interest in teaching about sustainability was catalyzed by an unexpected opportunity to reconnect with an old friend ...

Ellen Metzger part of Teacher Preparation:Resource Collections:Essays
Essays on Teacher Preparation by Workshop Participants San Jose State University San Jose, California Earth System Science Teacher Education at San Jose State University San Jose State University's Geology ...

Conference Presentations (4)

An Education in Sustainability: Perspectives from a Geologist-Philosopher Collaboration part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Earth system science, with its integrative investigations of our planet's complexly interacting components, must play a pivotal role in addressing pervasive and accelerating challenges to sustainability. The ...

Other Contributions (3)

An interactive walk into the future of applied geosciences education part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2022:Program:Round Table Discussions
The pivotal role of the geosciences in addressing problems stemming from our interactions with the natural world is reflected in recent discussions of the future of geoscience education and how it could be a much ...

Teaching about Systems part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Poster Sessions
See Related Oral Sessionwith discussion @ 2:00pm

Teaching about Systems part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Oral Sessions
See Related Poster Session


Workshop Participant (15 workshops)

Webinar Participant (29 webinars)

Inclusive communities of research and scholarly activities: some considerations for best practices
April 2022
What does "research" look like at the Introduction level, such as at 2YC's?
March 2022
Mentoring Undergraduates: Techniques And Best Practices For Guiding The Next Generation Of Scientists Webinar
January 2022