The workshop will begin with dinner at 5:00 on Sunday, March 2. We will conclude at noon on Wednesday, March 5th.

Travel by Air

Air travelers should fly into the San Diego/Lindbergh Field airport. Transportation into town takes 20-30 minutes. Please arrive on Sunday, March 2, and depart after 2:00PM on Wednesday, March 5. We are planning a fun dinner at Hubert's house on Sunday at 5:00 for those who arrive in time. Ground transportation to and from the airport will be arranged for you based on your travel information that you submit to us via the registration form.

Travel by Car

Directions and travel times can be obtained from either MapQuest or Google Maps . The addresses you will need follow:
  • Meetings on Monday and Tuesday will be held at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), T-29 Note location on the following map: SIO Map (Acrobat (PDF) 227kB Feb4 08)
  • Motel 6, San Diego North #1020 is located at 5592 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, 1-805/Inland Freeway at Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA, 92117


All participants needing lodging should make a reservation at the Motel 6 San Diego North #1020. Their number is: 1-800-544-4866. Please make this reservation as soon as possible. The room charge for Motel 6 is $53.99 per night, single or double occupancy. The beach is within 10 miles. The hotel has morning coffee in the lobby and free expanded cable. You are unlikely to have internet access at the hotel.


All meals will be provided during this workshop. Please provide on the registration form if you require special meals or have dietary concerns.


You will be assigned to be reimbursed for travel expenses by either SERC or ERESE. In both cases you will need to submit original receipts for reimbursement. Those working with ERESE need to obtain reimbursement forms from Penny. Those working with SERC need to send receipts, a completed W-9 form , and a note indicating that this is a request for travel reimbursement to the March 3-5 ERESE workshop to Linda Goozen, NAGT c/o Carleton College B-SERC, One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057. Those teachers needing reimbursement for substitute teachers should ask their institution to submit a bill to SERC, c/o Linda Goozen.

What to expect