" Outdoor Activities at Home and Is Science Really Objective". Almost time to join us for the December Virtual Session. We have two inspiring session all set to go - View Details WSST members will be emailed the session links on the day of the sessions, join WSST if you would like to attend by going to https://www.wsst.org/join
The Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM) is gearing up for a "Darwin Day Roadshow" this February, and we want you to be a part of it!
What is the Darwin Day Roadshow?
To celebrate Charles Darwin's birthday (February 12th), scientists hit the road to bring evolutionary science to schools and communities. Our teams talk to students, teachers, and the general public about their research, career opportunities in science, and why evolutionary science is relevant to
KEEP is excited to announce a . KEEP and its partners bring you resources ideal for inquiry-based, real-world, data-driven explorations for authentic and purposeful learning. Description: Still searching for digital supplements to your energy or climate unit? Join us virtually in December to preview one or all four of these free online learning resources. We’ll start with a brief tutorial of each platform and its benefits, then allow you time to explore, ask questions, and ev
December 1—Race and Bias: How to Engage All STEM Learners (Presenter: Contessa Akintunji) In this webinar, we will uncover innovative approaches towards equitable pathways into STEM and learn practical ways to engage every student in STEM, including those of historically underrepresented backgrounds. December 8—Integrating Science in ELA via Language Routines (Presenter: Lisa Larsgaard) In this interactive webinar, you will hear how science class can be used to support ELA. S
This edition of the Snapshot newsletter is focused on a new Snapshot Wisconsin product, the Data Dashboard. The Data Dashboard is an interactive tool that let’s the public explore the data that Snapshot has collected in a new and exciting way. This dashboard marks an important step towards Snapshot’s goal of making its data more accessible to the volunteers who helped collect it, as well as the public more broadly. Link
NSTA is having a Fall Virtual Conference Nov. 13-15. The cost is $97 but preservice teachers (that are members or part of the NSTA eText group can participate for $12. If they are not a member or part of the NSTA eText they can obtain a membership for $40. Register
Learning at Home Grants (New!) from the WSST Foundation
This year WSST Foundation offered grants designed to assist students in learning science at home during the pandemic. Ideas specifically showcase how students can learn science at home either in a digital manner or with physical take-home supplies, kits or media. Take a look at some of the fantastic ideas teachers across the state have come up with. Jennifer Bault Eco-columns I would like to have my students make indi
LEAF is excited to announce a free student and green jobs curriculum opportunity for an Urban Forestry Career panel in conjunction with the PLT Green Jobs: Exploring Forest Careers Curriculum. We have developed the offering with the help of Neilsville Ag Educator Amy Gerhardt and our many partners with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Urban Forestry Team, Wisconsin Urban Wood, and UWSP College of Natural Resources Urban and Community Forestry Program. Descriptio
Join Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows Rachael Arens and Michael Guarraia from NASA on November 5th for a new monthly series called 3-D Thursdays, specifically for rural educators. Topics will include professional opportunities, networking, and NGSS connections. This first conversation will focus on enhancing your role as an educator and leader through paid fellowship opportunities at Federal agencies. Subsequent webinars will be held the first Thursday of each m