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Climate Science Teacher Summit

Climate Science Teacher Summit

Nearly 60 K-12 educators from Skagit and Whatcom Counties are participating in a 4-day workshop to dive deeper into the NGSS through hands-on outdoor lessons facilitated by a collaboration between six community-based organizations.

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Climate Science in Southeast Washington

Climate Science in Southeast Washington

Teachers in Southeast Washington have dug for artifacts, consulted with virtual reality engineers and climate scientists, and brainstormed solutions to climate change issues, all as part of a state-wide climate science education initiative. ESD 123 has partnered with...

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Floods & Droughts

Floods & Droughts

In ESD 121, on March 22, 2019, fourteen teachers gathered at the WSU Stormwater Center to learn about how climate is impacting floods and droughts in the region. Teachers received a tour of the campus fish lab where scientists explore the impact of stormwater...

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Engaging educators with climate success stories

Engaging educators with climate success stories

NCESD 171 hosted Environmental Chemist and Whitman Professor, Frank Dunnivant for a seminar and Q&A sessions with educators on Wednesday, March 20th. More than 50 attended the seminar to hear about the complex environmental issues people have successfully...

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Species & Ecosystems

Species & Ecosystems

In ESD 113, on March 20th, 23 teachers learned about the climate impacts to keystone species like salmon and orcas. They read an article on the salmon/orca relationship, explored relevant data, and heard from Climate Change Coordinator for the Dept. of Fish and...

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Science For Special Education

Science For Special Education

30 Special Education Teachers, Administrators, Para pros, Science, & STEM Teachers met at ESD 105 on March 14, 2019. Participants experienced a NGSS immersion experience, then made sense of guiding assumptions and principles from “A Framework for K-12 Science...

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Nov
21
Thu
2019
8:30 am Voices of Hope: Climate Science ... @ ESD 112 Conference Center
Voices of Hope: Climate Science ... @ ESD 112 Conference Center
Nov 21 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Come & get the BRAND-NEW Climate Science Project GLAD unit “VOICES OF HOPE”. When researching for this unit we found ourselves saddened and downright depressed by what is going on — we had to find[...]
Nov
23
Sat
2019
all-day Chief Leschi School Science PD T...
Chief Leschi School Science PD T...
Nov 23 all-day
The outcome of this professional learning series is to prepare students to thrive in multiple cultural contexts. Advocate for school science programs that support Chief Leschi Schools & tribal missions. “Rooted in traditional values, Chief[...]
Dec
3
Tue
2019
8:30 am Stories of Us and the World: How... @ NWESD Region
Stories of Us and the World: How... @ NWESD Region
Dec 3 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
To solve the problems of tomorrow, we need all students to invest in understanding their relationship to our climate and see themselves as active, empowered citizens of our world. Facts and data alone seldom help people find[...]
Dec
4
Wed
2019
all-day HSOER Courses Work Day
HSOER Courses Work Day
Dec 4 all-day
Over the course of four meeting days (10/17/19, 12/4/19, 03/24/20, 05/12/20) high school teachers will work collaboratively to develop and refine phenomena based units for integrated high school science courses. Work days will be hosted[...]
Dec
7
Sat
2019
all-day Chief Leschi School Science PD T...
Chief Leschi School Science PD T...
Dec 7 all-day
The outcome of this professional learning series is to prepare students to thrive in multiple cultural contexts. Advocate for school science programs that support Chief Leschi Schools & tribal missions. “Rooted in traditional values, Chief[...]
Dec
9
Mon
2019
9:00 am Solutions Oriented Learning Stor... @ Vancouver Water Resources Education Center
Solutions Oriented Learning Stor... @ Vancouver Water Resources Education Center
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Become an integral part of this groundbreaking curriculum in Washington State! Pacific Education Institute (PEI) is recruiting 5th grade and High School teachers to pilot our food waste storylines that address climate change. Each storyline[...]