Holly Godsey

Geology & Geophysics

University of Utah

 Holly Godsey is an assistant professor at the University of Utah and Associate Director of Formal Science and Mathematics Education Programs at the Center for Science and Mathematics Education. Her work involves training scientists to be teachers and teachers to be scientists. She also manages two NSF "GK-12" programs at the University of Utah, "WEST" (Water, the Environment, Science and Teaching) and "TGLL" (Think Globally, Learn Locally).  Her favorite teaching activity is a 6 day geology trip on the Yampa River, an outgrowth from her former job as a river guide.

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activity (1)

Interpreting the Geologic History of Canyon de Chelly part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Activities
The is a two part lesson designed to given in-service teacher an experience in field geology. The lesson is designed by Canyon de Chelly, AZ but can be used anywhere there are outcrops of two or more rock types.

Essay (1)

Geoscience odd-(wo)man out part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Essays
Geoscience odd-(wo)man out Holly Godsey, Geology & Geophysics, University of Utah My experiences in teaching to date have been anything but traditional. They include a couple of TA positions, field camp for ...

Conference Presentation (1)

Weaving Together Native Cultural Knowledge and Western Science to Support Diverse Students' Learning about the Earth part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2017:Program:Poster Sessions:Wednesday
The University of Utah's Center for Science and Mathematics Education conducted a series of teacher workshops on Math and Earth Science from Navajo (Diné) and Western Perspectives in order to promote ...


Member of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Southwest Section

Workshop Participant