From NASA's Earth Observatory -- They face off on the frozen tundra and in the searing deserts. They meet high in the stratosphere and in the depths of the ocean. They clash on the remotest of islands and in the brightly-lit urban centers. They are the best and brightest of Earth’s stars, and they meet again in friendly international competition.
Registration deadline: April 25. Event date: May 2.
From AGI -- The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) and the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) are working together to gather data about perceptions and needs related to the Earth and Space Science sections of the NGSS. Whether you teach, are an administrator, or are a member of the public with an interest in Earth and Space Science education, please take a few minutes to fill out this survey.
Deadline: March 24, 2015
Below is an announcement from the Falcon Telescope Network. Be sure to also see the attached file. Note the registration deadline is March 3, 2015.
EarthEcho is excited to be at the helm of the World Water Monitoring Challenge, a water-quality monitoring program for youth across the world. Join them as they kick off the 2015 testing season with hangouts, virtual field trips, and launch events from across the country. Get your classroom ready today: order your own test kits or explore the events already planned around the world at http://earthecho.org/news/wwmc-launch.
For high school science teachers, February 27-28, 2015
1200 New York Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20005
You are invited to participate in a teacher workshop for high school science teachers focused around Science in the Classroom, an educational resource designed to teach the process of science through reading academic publications.
Here are some upcoming teacher workshops that are scheduled at PA State Parks. Please email or call the registration contact to sign-up or to receive more information about an upcoming workshop. To keep updated on upcoming courses, check out the new DCNR online calendar of events at- http://events.dcnr.pa.gov/search/events?search=teacher+workshops
Run by the Geological Society of America, these field-based programs run days to weeks and take place in locations across the globe. Visit the GeoVentures site and click on "Teacher Trips" to learn more about programs open to K-12 teachers, such as: