NOAA Workshop Part 1: Why do we explore?
November 14, 2015 @ 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM|$20 refundable deposit
Join us for this two-part workshop series, designed to help you use online resources and inquiry- and standards-based lessons to connect your students to the living world. You'll also learn how to guide classroom inquiries about: - How sites are selected for exploration - Mapping techniques - Water-column exploration - Remotely operated vehicles - Telepresence technology that enables access to real-time ocean exploration. Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this program will receive 7 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. Space is limited. Participants who attend both days of this two-part series will receive a $100 stipend. Participants receive the Okeanos Explorer Education Materials Curriculum Collection, a NOAA Ocean Exploration Certificate of Participation and other materials related to the presentations.