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On the Cutting Edge - The On the Cutting Edge project runs a series of faculty professional development workshops every year. Topics range from preparation for an academic career to designing innovative courses to emerging themes such as teaching with visualizations and incorporating new discoveries from planetary exploration into geoscience classes. Check out the workshop schedule to get more information on this year's lineup of workshops as well as links to past workshops.

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InTeGrate Workshops - These workshops are aimed at developing program and course level strategies and materials to address societal issues, geosciences, and sustainability. Resulting resources include a rich collection of teaching activities, course descriptions, and essays.

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Building Strong Geoscience Departments - The Building Strong Geoscience Departments project runs workshops focusing on department-level challenges and strategies. Past topics have included curriculum and program design, program assessment, and student recruitment. The workshop page lists upcoming and past workshops.

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Associated Colleges of the Midwest: Faculty Career Enhancement Project - Supported by grants from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the ACM Faculty Career Enhancement (FaCE) Project has provided opportunities for faculty at ACM colleges since 2004. With renewed funding from the Mellon Foundation in 2008, Phase II of the FaCE Project supports a variety of new initiatives, building on lessons derived in the first years of activity.

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Workshop for Early Career Geoscience Faculty
Jul 9-13 2017 July 9-13, 2017 with optional visit to NSF on July 14 University of Maryland, College Park, MD Application Deadline: March 22, 2017 Join us for a multi-day workshop in a stimulating and resource-rich environment ...

Geoscience Education Research Grand Challenges and Strategies Workshop
Jul 16-19 2017 The workshop aims to bring together ~40 education researchers from all sub-disciplines in the geosciences (e.g., Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean, Environmental Sciences) and strongly encourages applications from faculty ...

Preparing for an Academic Career
Jul 17-19 2017 This workshop is designed specifically for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and others who are interested in pursuing academic careers in the geosciences. Workshop leaders will provide guidance and ...

Developing (or Modifying) an Introductory Geoscience Course Using InTeGrate Modules
Jul 17-19 2017 Research in STEM disciplines has revealed a suite of empirically validated instructional practices that can contribute to improvements in student learning and a reduction in attrition. This workshop will introduce ...

Using Recreational Drones for STEM Explorations
Jul 17-19 2017 This workshop is designed for educators, after-school club leaders, science-fair mentors, and others who want to facilitate STEM-curious youth using recreational drones as a platform for learning. The first 20 ...

Connecting Science to Issues of Sustainability and Environmental Justice
Jul 17-19 2017 As natural resources become more scarce, an increasing percentage of the world's underprivileged population is facing issues of inequality and abuse in the distribution, and use, of these commodities. This ...

Heads & Chairs Workshop: Future of Undergraduate Geoscience Education
Jul 17-19 2017 This workshop is specifically designed for geoscience department heads, chairs, and other administrative leaders. The NSF sponsored initiative on the "Future of Undergraduate Geoscience Education" engaged ...

Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2017
Jul 17-21 2017 July 17-21, 2017 | University of New Mexico, Albuquerque Registration Is Open Registration is open for the 3rd annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous! View the Program and see who has registered. Register today! ...

Building Pathways for Success: Supporting Student Transfer from Two-Year Colleges to Four-Year Colleges and Universities
Jul 20-21 2017 Nearly half of all undergraduates in the US begin their college educations at two-year colleges. Given the importance of community colleges in the academic pathways of so many undergraduate students, what can we do ...

Neutralizing the Politicization of Climate Science and Energy Policy
Jul 20-21 2017 Participants in this session will work together to improve their teaching of climate science in a world of unprecedented politicization of that topic. Themes to be emphasized include rhetoric (the recognition and ...

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