The Oregon Coast STEM Hub is committed to connecting educators with professional development opportunities that will engage, inspire, and strengthen STEM education in our region.  Explore the many workshops available this winter, offered directly by the Oregon Coast STEM Hub Oregon Coast STEM Hub logo, our partners, or by other STEM Hubs in Oregon.  Are you a provider of an upcoming opportunity for coastal educators?  Contribute to the list   Qualifying PD below that count toward time for MWEEs by the Sea: Diving Deeper is marked with this symbol = Oregon Coast STEM Hub logo

Featured Professional Development

Climate Science Educator Workshop

December 7, 2019 in Charleston
Grade 3-12 educators: Explore aspects of changing atmosphere on coastal ecosystems and community using the phenomenon of sea level rise. Featured topics include the Oregon King Tides Photo project, connections to local research, and stewardship field experiences for students. Stipend or MWEEs credit available.  Register * Flyer

 

 

 

Fall

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Climate Science educator workshopOregon Coast STEM Hub logoOregon Coast STEM Hub logo Dec 7 Charleston Grade 3-12 educators: Explore aspects of changing atmosphere on coastal ecosystems and community using the phenomenon of sea level rise. Featured topics include the Oregon King Tides Photo project, connections to local research, and stewardship field experiences for students. Stipend or MWEEs credit available.  

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Garibaldi Boathouse educator workshop Dec 7 Garibaldi Educators: Learn how to engage your students in Project Based Learning and science inquiry at the Historic U.S. Coast Guard Boathouse in Garibaldi! Discover how to use and care for the lessons and tools in the boathouse. Teachers who complete this free day of training will gain access to free use of the facility for student field trips.

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Winter

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Marine Debris educator workshop  Oregon Coast STEM Hub logo Jan 4, 2020 Bandon Grade 3-12 educators: Explore marine debris sources, impacts, and solutions in this free workshop. Engage in hands-on classroom and field activities, connect to local resources, and tour the Washed Ashore exhibit halls. PDUs or MWEEs credit included.

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Marine Debris educator workshop Feb 29 Garibaldi Grade 3-12 educators: Explore marine debris sources, impacts, and solutions in this free workshop. Engage in hands-on classroom and field activities and connect to local resources. PDUs included.

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Science Communication Fellowship April workshop, then 1-3 weeks between Jun - Nov 2020 Univ of Rhode Island, then at sea on the R/V Nautilus Educators and communicators are invited to apply to join an oceanographic expedition where they will gain exposure to STEM at sea, and engage audiences at home and around the world.

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Ongoing

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Cascadia Earthquake Education Online Course self-paced online University of Portland STEM Education and Outreach Center offers this free, self-paced, on-line
course organized into four modules that introduce plate tectonics and earthquake science, with specific attention to Cascadia earthquakes and tsunamis. 28 PDUs available.
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Texas Instruments Webinars Tuesdays 5pm online Free live TI webinars are designed to help you get the most out of using TI products in math and science classrooms. Topics vary. More info