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For K-12 teachers, college faculty, education professionals, scientists. Held at University of MD, College Park.

http://www.aapt.org/Conferences/meetings.cfm

For K-12 teachers, college faculty, education professionals, scientists. Held in San Diego, CA.

http://www.aapt.org/Conferences/meetings.cfm

Major annual conference for Earth and space scientists, educators and communications professionals

  • Science sessions, with major E/PO component (4 days of EPO sessions, presentations, and posters).  
  • Includes GIFT workshop (Geophysical Information for Teachers) - a 2-day teacher workshop (approx 50 middle-high school teachers) that is organized by NESTA (SMD EPO Forum K-12 WG lead - Cassie Soeffing - is on NESTA board and coordinates GIFT with SMD EPO community.  
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For professional interpreters. Note: The NAI National Workshop qualifies for all 40 hours of professional development credit necessary to renew NAI certification. Held in Denver, CO.

http://www.interpnet.com/nai/Events/NAI_National_Workshop/nai/_events/NAI_National_Workshop.aspx

For scientists, faculty, and E/PO professionals. Held in Tucson, AZ.

http://dps.aas.org/meetings/2014

For scientists, faculty, students, E/PO professionals. Held in Portland, OR.

http://lws-sdo-workshops.org/

For teachers, administrators, teacher educators, mathematics specialists, and curriculum planners. Held in Houston, TX.

http://www.nctm.org/conferences

For teachers, administrators, teacher educators, mathematics specialists, and curriculum planners. Held in Richmond, VA.

http://www.nctm.org/conferences

For teachers, administrators, teacher educators, mathematics specialists, and curriculum planners. Held in Indianapolis, IN.

http://www.nctm.org/conferences

Held in Vancouver, Canada.

Focus on Higher ed, with strands on K-12 programs. GSA has a section on community colleges.
Science areas include: Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science, Geochemistry, Geography, Geology, Geophysics,Hydrology, Oceanography, Planetary Science, and Soil Science.

http://community.geosociety.org/gsa2014/home

For Informal Educators (>1,500 attended 2013 conference). Held in Raleigh, NC.

http://conference.astc.org/2014conference/home

For K-12 science teachers - smaller attendance than national NSTA conferenec (few thousand), however the regionals allow more in-depth interactions with attendees. Held in Long Beach, CA.

http://www.nsta.org/conferences/area1.aspx

For K-12 science teachers - smaller attendance than national NSTA conferenec (few thousand), however the regionals allow more in-depth interactions with attendees. Held in Orlando, FL.

http://www.nsta.org/conferences/area1.aspx

For K-12 science teachers - smaller attendance than national NSTA conferenec (few thousand), however the regionals allow more in-depth interactions with attendees. Held in Richmond, VA.

http://www.nsta.org/conferences/area1.aspx

For Native American, Hispanic, and black undergraduates and scientists in science. Held in Los Angeles, CA.

http://sacnas.org/events/national-conf

For educators and education professionals interested in environmental and conservation issues (average attendance ~1,000). Located in Ottawa, Canada.

http://www.naaee.net/conference

 

The Informal Education Working Group is pleased to share the results of a national survey of informal educators to determine their professional development and resources preferences.   Attached to this post are the full report (and executive summary), the recommendations from the Informal Education Working Group members and a slideset which summarizes key points from the previous two documents.  Comments or questions about this report may be directed to the Working Group Chair, Lindsay...

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