NAGT News News from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers Project EDDIE Module Development Workshop: Oct 28-30 - Applications now available Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Bring NAGT's Traveling Workshops Program to your institution application deadline to host a Fall/Winter workshop is June 15, 2019. Visit the Traveling Workshops Program website for more information!]]> Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Full Time Instructor Position, Earth Sciences Department, University of South Alabama Thu, 16 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 CIRES Launches Polar Education Online Survey Online Survey funded by NSF in conjunction with MOSAiC. Survey findings will inform the development of educational resources and educational activities around polar topics for K-12 students.]]> Thu, 16 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 New Publication: Interdisciplinary Teaching About Earth and the Environment for a Sustainable Future Interdisciplinary Teaching About Earth and the Environment for a Sustainable Future, presents the outcomes of the InTeGrate project, a community effort funded by the National Science Foundation to improve Earth literacy, and build a workforce prepared to tackle environmental and resource issues. The book describes InTeGrate's instructor-developed curricula, which reaches a wide audience, sustainability and program level courses, and provides a framework for creating curricula, including rich examples of specific large program use, as well as tools for implementing multi-scale approaches to educational change.]]> Tue, 14 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Diversity and Donor Development Committees seek nominations Tue, 14 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 NSF Funding Supports Participation in Three Morning Workshops at this Year's Rendezvous Mon, 06 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Instructional Faculty Position, Department of Geology, University at Buffalo Thu, 02 May 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Apply for the 2019 Teaching Computational Thinking Skills with MATLAB Workshop Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Geoscience, Engineering, Math, and allied fields in sharing experiences and expertise in teaching computational thinking skills in undergraduate courses at the 2019 Teaching Computational Thinking Skills with MATLAB Workshop, October 20-22 at Carleton College in Northfield, MN. Participants will work with peers and MathWorks representatives to develop course materials and discuss best practices for building computational thinking skills in their courses and assessing students' understanding of applied computation.]]> Mon, 29 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0500 Join us for the 2019 Earth Educators' Rendezvous in Nashville! Join us for the fifth annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous in Nashville, TN, July 15-19! Co-hosted by Tennessee State University and Vanderbilt University, the Rendezvous brings together researchers and practitioners working in all aspects of undergraduate Earth education, including a mix of college faculty, graduate students, and K-12 teachers from all disciplines who are interested in improving their teaching about Earth.

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