Workshops, Webinars and Events

This is a list of upcoming events from across the Teach the Earth family of sites.

Webinar: Geoheritage Elements to Enrich ESS Teaching
May 13 2021 In this May 13, 2021 NGSS webinar, panelists will provide background and exploratory approaches to making use of geoheritage frameworks to enrich, enliven, and integrate ESS across disciplines.

Recent and Ongoing Efforts of the NAGT Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
May 19 2021 Join committee members for informal descriptions and discussion of past actions and current projects that include writing policy statements, developing an EER workshop on Developing Strategies for Inclusive Teaching Practices, writing blog posts to share the diversity of geoscientists, and establishing NAGT's first DEI award. We welcome NAGT members to join in the discussion and share their ideas for future work.

Webinar: Using Real Data to Teach Climate Change in the Era of Fake News
May 20 2021 Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:00 am PT | 11:00 am MT | 12:00 pm CT | 1:00 pm ET Register by May 18, 2021 Presenter: Paul Meister, Illinois State University Webinar Description: Teaching undergraduate non-science ...

Webinar: Assessing Quantitative Reasoning
May 26 2021 Wednesday, May 26, 2021 7:00 - 8:30 am am PT | 8:00 - 9:30 am MT | 9:00 - 10:30 am CT | 10:00 - 11:30 am pm ET Register by May 24, 2021 Presenter: Rebekka Darner, Illinois State University Webinar Description: ...

Engaging the Public: June 2021 Workshop
Jun 22-24 2021 Advancing Scientific Ocean Drilling Impact through Public Engagement Meeting June 22 and 24 via Zoom Great knowledge comes from the deep. People around the world recognize the wonders and ponder the mysteries that ...

Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2021
Jul 12-16 2021 July 12-16, 2021 | Online Take Part in the 2021 Rendezvous! The seventh annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous is open for registration! We are continuing to accept submissions for late Poster and Share-a-Thon ...

Informing Policymakers: July 2021 Workshop
Jul 19-21 2021 Advancing Scientific Ocean Drilling Impact through Policy Meeting Virtually July 19 and 21, 14:00 - 17:30 EST During this workshop, we will be considering three main questions: What research and programs does ...

Preparing the Next Generation: August 2021 Workshop
Aug 2-4 2021 Advancing Scientific Ocean Drilling Impact: Preparing the Next Generation Meeting August 2nd and 4th via Zoom Scientific Ocean Drilling (SOD) is a time-travelling exploration of our planet. It can bring an unseen ...

Virtual Workshop: Teaching Computation Online with MATLAB
Oct 17-19 2021 This October 17-19 workshop, held online, will bring together faculty who teach quantitative thinking and computational skills and are interested in strengthening their courses, curricula, and teaching materials that make use of MATLAB. Working with faculty peers and MATLAB experts in group and individual settings, workshop participants will share their strategies, tools, and resources for teaching computation with MATLAB. Expertise will be shared across disciplines from faculty members in biology, chemistry, engineering, geoscience, math, physics, and allied field. Workshop discussions and sessions will encourage and enable participants to apply knowledge gained from their peers to their own course materials.