Teacher Professional Development

Teacher Professional Development

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Globe Weather Workshop
UCAR educators share a new, free unit about the science of weather that combines activities, data analysis, modeling, and weather measurements using GLOBE Program protocols in three day workshops at multiple locations.
Globe Weather Workshop
UCAR educators share a new, free unit about the science of weather at Jackson State University as part of the MARRS-OP summer institute.
NSTA National Conference - April 2019 - St. Louis
Links to resources presented by UCAR SciEd staff at workshops and share-a-thons at NSTA's National Conference in April 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri.
NSTA National Conference - March 2018 - Atlanta
Links to resources presented by UCAR SciEd staff at workshops and share-a-thons at NSTA's National Conference in March 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Colorado Science Conference 2016
UCAR SciEd staff presented a workshop and demonstrated resources at our booth at the Colorado Science Conference in Denver on November 18, 2016.
NSTA STEM Forum & Expo - Denver - July 2016
Links to resources presented by UCAR SciEd staff at three workshops at NSTA's STEM Forum & Expo in July 2016 in Denver, Colorado.
ISTE Conference 2016 Denver
Poster and "learning station" presentation of "Games and Simulations for Teaching about Climate and Scientific Modeling" at the 2016 ISTE conference in Denver in June 2016.
NSTA and NOAA Virtual Conference on Climate Education
Climate Modeling and Simulation resources for education presented during a Virtual Conference on Climate Science Education hosted by NSTA and NOAA on March 12, 2016.
Models in Climate Education webinar - NOAA Climate Stewards
Webinar on December 7, 2015 about the use of computer models in climate science and education. Presented via the NOAA Climate Stewards Education Project.
Colorado Science Conference 2015
UCAR SciEd staff presented four workshops at the Colorado Science Conference in Denver on November 20, 2015.
NOAA Modeling Workshop - August 2015
A talk and two workshops about modeling, simulations and games for climate science education at NOAA’s headquarters in Maryland in August 2015.
BVSD Modeling Workshop
Resources referenced during a workshop about modeling for Boulder Valley School District science teachers in February 2015 at the NCAR Mesa Lab.
Summer Courses for Educators by CMMAP/LSOP
Weather and Climate for Educators courses offered by CMMAP and LSOP in July 2014.
Webinar - Teaching Climate with Models: Solving the Problems of Energy, Carbon, and Climate
A webinar titled "Teaching Climate with Models: Solving the Problems of Energy, Carbon, and Climate" was presented on April 25, 2013.
Webinar - Teaching Climate with  Models: Future Climate Projections
A webinar titled "Teaching Climate with Models: Future Climate Projections" was presented on February 28, 2013.
Webinar - Heating and Warming: Sensitivity of Earth's Climate to Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide
A webinar titled "Heating and Warming: Sensitivity of Earth's Climate to Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide" was presented on September 24, 2012.
NOAA Climate Stewards webinar
A webinar for the NOAA Climate Stewards teachers was presented on September 10, 2012.
Workshop at ESIP Meeting in July 2012
Info and resources for a workshop presented at the ESIP 2012 Summer Meeting in Madison, Wisconsin, in July 2012.
Climate Bathtub Webinar: Breathing of the Earth
A webinar titled "Teaching Climate with Models: Breathing of the Earth" was presented on June 11, 2012.
Magnetism & Space Weather Workshop - June 2012
Magnetism and Space Weather workshop for teachers during the LASP Solar Summit at NCAR's Mesa Lab on June 10, 2012.
Teaching about the Impacts of Fossil Fuels on the Environment
A free professional development program for middle and high school science teachers. Six weeks online in April-May 2016; two days in-person in June 2016.
This professional development opportunity is designed for eight Colorado secondary science educators who are teaching in communities located at the center of debate about fracking and natural gas development. Apply by July 18, 2014.