Tag Archives: Science

Get Paid to Study your Content this Summer

UM Rise Center Content Institutes BIG PICTURE OVERVIEW: TEACHER CONTENT INSTITUTES ~ A variety of topics July 10-13 $700 stipend Click on the link to learn details about a particular offering. Register soon—most are limited to 15 participants. Who is RISE? The Maine Center for Research in STEM Education (RiSE Center) provides an integrated approach to University-based research and […]

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Data Literacy for Science

GULF OF MAINE RESEARCH INSTITUTE / U.M.HUTCHINSON CENTER  co-sponsoring: 3-part series  ~   After-school work sessions ~ in Portland DATA LITERACY TEACHERS’ COLLABORATIVE — MIDDLE & HS Improve how your students use data & graphs as evidence while learning  content. Sessions focus on science but are open to any educator interested in improving students’ data literacy skills LOCATION: […]

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Introduction to Aquaponics K-8

K-8 Teacher Workshop HERRING GUT LEARNING CENTER (Port Clyde) INTRODUCTION TO AQUAPONICS DATES: June 25-27 or July 11-13 (Lodging available in historic, waterfront farmhouse at Herring Gut for $150) DETAILS: Learn about THE BUSINESS OF AQUAPONICS and its role in feeding our growing population. Explore the many WAYS AQUAPONICS CAN BE INTEGRATED into your science […]

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Integrating Science into the Curriculum K-6

Please find a brochure for this program integrating-science-into-the-curriculum here. When: April 1 (8 AM- Noon) Where: Augusta (Viles Estate) Who: Delta Kappa Gamma society of women educators.

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Two Great Sites that may work Great together!

NEWSELA and ProCon together! Peanut butter and chocolate are not the only two items that are better together.  Today NEWSELA and ProCon have announced that they are partnering going forward. What are NEWSELA and ProCon? NEWSELA is a web-based content provider that builds articles on current events at 5 different Lexile levels.  I have mentioned this […]

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STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant

Are you a teacher interested in implementing innovative STEM ideas into your classroom? Don’t miss the upcoming deadline for the STEM Education Innovation Challenge on Friday, October 14th at 5 pm EDT. Click here to finish your application to win $5000: http://www.msgc.org/educators/k12/stem-education-innovation-challenge-grant-competition/ Here is the link to the webpage promoting the challenge:http://www.msgc.org/educators/k12/stem-education-innovation-challenge-grant-competition/ The Maine STEM Collaborative, with financial […]

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Science Upcoming PD

SCIENCE VITAL SIGNS– Introduction Workshop September 30, 2016 Portland: Gulf of Maine Research Institute SCIENCE-ELEMENTARY Productive Talk and Science Talk Moves Christine.b.anderson@maine.edu Coming Fall, 2016 Series of face-to-face learning events in Midcoast FORESTRY PROJECT LEARNING TREE “FOREST RESEARCH PLOTS” (Local School Forest) meprojectlearningtree@gmail.com October 12 Falmouth: Maine Audubon’s Gilsland Farm October 15 Holden: Maine Audubon’s Fields […]

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Dine and Discuss for Science Teachers

DATA LITERACY COLLABORATIVE / DINE & DISCUSS for SCIENCE and OTHER TEACHERS (Middle and High School) The University of Maine Hutchinson Center is partnering with the Maine Data Literacy Project to offer 3 after-school sessions to help Improve how your students use data and graphs as evidence while learning science content.  Sessions will focus on […]

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MEA Science Materials

MEA Science Test Administration As we finish the MEAs in ELA and Mathematics this week, we are coming up quickly on the MEA in Science.  The testing window for science is April 25-May 6. Please find below the materials available for preparing for the 2015/16 Science MEA for grades 5, 8 and 11. Expect to […]

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Grade 6-12 Science & Technology PD

Grade 6-12 Science & Technology Teacher Leadership Development MDOE Professional Development Opportunity Midcoast and Capitol Regions TO APPLY:  Submit the attached application by December 22 Science Teacher Leaders Application[1] Please feel free to share with up-and-coming leaders as well as existing science leaders! The intent of this half-year offering is TO BUILD A COMMUNITY of […]

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