SERC News News from across SERC New Articles Available on the SAGE Musings Blog SAGE 2YC project is building a national network of two-year college geoscience faculty who implement evidence-based practices that will lead to improved STEM learning, broadened participation, and a more robust STEM workforce. Four new articles related to these project goals are now available on the SAGE Musings blog, focusing on how mindset affects student learning, research summarizing the power of value affirmation on the performance of underrepresented students in STEM, experiments in flipping a geoscience course, and strategies for engaging all students by cultivating their voices.]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 JGE Theme Issue Call for Papers: New Developments in Diversity and Inclusiveness in Geosciences Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 InTeGrate 2018 Spring Webinar Series Continues Thursday, February 15 with the webinar Interdisciplinary Teaching and Sustainability. The registration deadline for this webinar is Tuesday, February 13, 2018]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 2018 Earth Educators' Rendezvous now accepting abstracts, teaching demo proposals, and working group applications—Deadline March 1 Earth Educators' Rendezvous (July 16-20) will provide a unique opportunity to present and discuss your work with an audience of Earth educators. All are invited to submit abstracts and teaching demonstration proposals to the conference's contributed program by March 1. Groups wishing to conduct a concurrent working group session at the Rendezvous should also submit an application by March 1.]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 InTeGrate Announces the Publication of a New Materials InTeGrate is developing a new breed of teaching materials that can be utilized in general education courses, teacher preparation courses, core courses within geoscience majors, and courses designed for other majors including environmental studies, social science, engineering, and other sciences. Check out our newly published materials: Future of Food, Renewable Energy and Environmental Sustainability, Food as the Foundation for Healthy Communities, Regulating Carbon Emissions, Major Storms and Community Resilience, and Lead in the Environment.

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