The Association of American Geographers (AAG) offers an array of web resources for K-12 and college-level instruction. Reinforcing this year’s Earth Science Week theme of “Mapping Our World,” these materials support geographic approaches to Earth science education:
The Lunar and Planetary Institute and JHU’s Applied Physics Laboratory will be holding a free week-long institute about the Moon this summer at Laurel, MD, for high school science teachers. An application form are available online at http://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/workshops/unknownMoon/.
We do hope many high school teachers are able to apply.
A six-day unit for middle school and high school students, developed by the 2008-2009 TESSE graduate student fellows.
The August 2011 NESTA newsletter includes information relevant to educators teaching geology-related topics. The newsletter features the:
This site features information about topics such as Marcellus Shale, groundwater, and the geology of PA.