Workshops, Webinars and Events
This is a list of upcoming events from across the Teach the Earth family of sites.
Spring 2020 Cohort 3 Virtual Workshop
Jan 17 - Apr 30, 2020 Workspace » These virtual activities are open only to SAGE 2YC Cohort 3 Change Agents. The virtual workshop in Spring 2020 is a series of 12 virtual activities from January to April that consists of asynchronous ...
Re-Imagining Geography and Geoscience Education in a Post-Merger Environment
Jan 24 2020 Registration Deadline: 23 January 2020 (extended) Friday, 24 January 2020, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh/Fox Cities Campus A workshop for geography and geoscience instructors at University of ...
Webinar: Teaching About Volcanoes with Monitoring Data and Communicating Risk
Jan 29 2020 This webinar introduces instructors to Monitoring Volcanoes and Communicating Risks teaching module from the GEodesy Tools for Societal Issues (GETSI) project. During the module students not only learn to increase their data analysis skills, but gain experience in the type of risk communication that professional hazard scientists need to engage in.
Active learning across the disciplines: introduction, implementation, and assessment of high-impact strategies to encourage student success
Jan 31 2020 January 31, 2020, 10:00am - 3:00pm Registration Deadline: Jan 30, 2020 Reynolds Community College Parham Road Campus, Burnette Hall 262 Workshop Description Join teaching faculty from Reynolds and Thomas Nelson ...
Webinar: On-Ramps to more effective teaching: quick-start guides to strategies for actively engaging students to improve learning
Feb 6 2020 Do you want to incorporate more active learning in your classes but aren't sure where to start? Are you looking for new strategies to try or fresh ideas for techniques that you already use? This webinar will provide ideas for using the new On-Ramps collection in Teach the Earth to catalyze activity development for your own classroom, to focus departmental discussions about teaching, and to help graduate students and pre-service teachers learn about effective non-lecture based teaching.
Beyond earthquake locations: Modern seismology in the NGSS classroom
Feb 13 2020 February 13, 2020, 1:00 PM Pacific | 2:00 PM Mountain | 3:00 PM Central | 4:00 PM Eastern - Does modern seismology fit within the NGSS? If so, where and how? Explore how Marsquakes, icequakes, induced seismicity, models of Earth's deep structure, and more integrates into the NGSS structure.
Webinar: Using EDDIE modules for the first time - What you need to know
Feb 21 2020 Wednesday, February 21, 2019 - 11 PST | 1 CST | 2 EST - Looking to implement an EDDIE module? This webinar discusses what you need to know when implementing an EDDIE module for the first time. Jen Klug will discuss the strategies, tips, and EDDIE module adaptations generated from the Project EDDIE Faculty Mentoring Network.
From Recruiting to Transfer: Supporting Geoscience Students Through a Regional Faculty Community
Feb 21 2020 Registration Deadline: February 14th, 2020 Friday, February 21st, 2020 Lone Star College - Tomball This is a working workshop that focuses on strategies that build a strong geoscience department. We will focus on ...
Webinar: Teaching About the Water Cycle with Data-rich Water Resources Activities
Feb 27 2020 This webinar introduces instructors to Eyes on the Hydrosphere: Tracking Water Resources teaching module from the GEodesy Tools for Societal Issues (GETSI) project.
Learn to integrate NEON data into your undergraduate classroom via Macrosystems EDDIE and other resources
Mar 4 2020 Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 - 8 PST | 10 CST | 11 EST - Participants will learn how to integrate the breadth of NEON data into their classrooms through Macrosystems EDDIE teaching modules, other NEON teaching modules, and through independent use of NEON data.