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Announcing EarthEd2YC: On-line Professional Development Series for 2 Year College Faculty

Updated on February 25, 2015 - 6:08 PM CST
Posted on February 26, 2014 - 3:26 PM CST

3/7/2014 (Fri) - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CST

Tags: Higher Education | Webinar | Community of Practice | Higher Education Working Group

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NASA’s Earth Forum and NAGT’s Geo2YC are launching a new series of webinars for geoscience faculty at two-year colleges, called EarthEd2YC. Each webinar includes 30 minutes of professional development for full-time and part-time faculty seeking educational resources and other guidance from NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD) Earth Science Education and Public Outreach Forum(SMD E/PO) and NAGT’s Geosciences for Two-Year Colleges (Geo2YC) professional division.

Beginning March 7, 2014, live webinars will be on the first Friday of each month at 1:00pm Eastern Time (10:00am Pacific Time). Each live 20 minute presentation will be followed by 10 minutes of discussion, with real time chat throughout. All resources discussed in the webinars will be made available online. The webinars will be recorded and made available for later viewing. The initial series will run through August with possible renewal for Fall 2014.  If you have resources designed for 2YRC audiences and would like to host a webinar in the series, please contact Rusty Low, HEWG Lead, Earth Science.


March 7: College Classroom Connections to NASA Educational Resources. Facilitated by Russanne Low, IGES

April 4: Online Earth and Space Sciences: Active Learning Opportunities. Facilitated by Suzanne Metlay NAGT Geo2YC


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