Enhancing GLERL Science in the Classroom

August 16, 2006

NOAA Lake Michigan Field Station, Muskegon, MI

COSEE-Great Lakes “Educator House Calls” are designed as opportunities for small groups of teachers and scientists to interact, learn from one another and develop innovative approaches to enhancing educational outreach to promote science literacy.

Draft Agenda

Introductions, Agenda, Introduction to COSEE, Meeting Goals, etc.
Tour of the NOAA Lake Michigan Field Station
9:00am - 10:15am
Presentations by NOAA scientists (15 minutes each)
Presentations by Educators (15 minutes each)
Shipboard experience on the RV Laurentian
  • lunch while underway to sampling site
  • sampling demonstration, hands on, etc.
  • individual discussions while on return
Group Discussion - Enhancing GLERL Science in the Classroom

COSEE-Great Lakes will be making available stipends and limited travel allowances for teacher-participants in this program.

For More Information, Contact:

Dr. Rochelle Sturtevant, NOAA GLSGN @ GLERL

For Scientists:

Let COSEE help in engaging educational outreach

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Lake Erie Teacher Workshop
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Shipboard and Shoreline Science on Lake Huron
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July 18 – 24, 2009
Lake Erie Exploration Workshop
July 7 – 13, 2009
Shipboard and Shoreline Science on Lake Superior
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February 16 – 27, 2009
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