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Online – Teaching Climate Change & Ocean Acidification

June 24, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

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One event on June 26, 2020 at 9:00 am

An Online Professional Development Workshop for Middle and High School Teachers, offered by Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

10 hours: Wednesday June 24 and Friday, June 26, 9:00-11:30 and 1:00-3:30

Participants in this workshop will:
• Gain knowledge of climate change and ocean acidification in the Pacific Northwest
• Explore sources of local environmental data and work towards incorporating data into inquiry-based science learning experiences;
• Receive materials and activities included in the Ocean Sciences Sequence (OSS) curriculum on Climate Change developed by UC Berkeley Lawrence Hall of Science
• Become familiar with and utilize Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) to foster “three dimensional” learning through Cross Cutting Concepts, Core Disciplinary Ideas, and Science and Engineering Practices.

What you will receive:
10 STEM Clock Hours (free)
Ocean Sciences Sequence curriculum
$100 stipend upon implementation in classroom