SERC News https://serc.carleton.edu/index.html News from across SERC NAGT Search for Executive Director https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/nagt_search_executive_director.html NAGT is seeking a qualified person to serve as the Association's Executive Director to begin August 2019.

NAGT's mission is to support a diverse, inclusive, and thriving community of educators and education researchers to improve teaching and learning about the Earth. NAGT represents the collective voice of K-12 teachers, college and university faculty, and informal educators in museums and science centers who share a vision to build geoscience expertise and an Earth-literate society through high-quality education. We seek an exceptional Executive Director to build on past successes and to provide strategic leadership to guide NAGT toward new opportunities for growth.

To learn more about the position and instructions to apply, visit this website.

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AAC&U Publishes Article Featuring the Use of InTeGrate Materials https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/aacu_publishes_article_featuri.html new article published by the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U) describes how institutions are designing, implementing, and assessing civic learning in their degree major. Professor Sarah Fortner and the geology and Earth science department at Wittenberg University are featured in the article, in which they share their experience using InTeGrate materials.]]> Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0500 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/aacu_publishes_article_featuri.html Congratulations to the 2018 Dorothy Stout Award Winners https://nagt.org/nagt/awards/stout/2018_dorothy_stout_winners.html Congratulations to the Dorothy Stout Grant Recipients for 2018:

  • Russel Kohrs, Lord Fairfax Community College and Massanutten Regional Governor's School, Mount Jackson, VA
  • Jill Weaver, Valley View Junior High, Farmersville, OH
  • Sara Young, Waubonsie Valley High School, Aurora, IL
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David McConnell Publishes Article on InTeGrate in Earth Magazine https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/david_mcconnell.html Earth magazine. Titled, "Making the first (and last) geoscience class count," the article calls attention to opportunities within introductory geoscience courses to address grand societal challenges that are rooted in the geosciences, thus helping students develop "an appreciation for the global perspective, cultural sensitivity and scientific insight that inform decisions regarding the challenges humans will face in the future."]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/david_mcconnell.html