RSVP for An Upcoming Webinar - "Strategies for Engaging Educators with Place-Based Learning"

Posted: July 17, 2019

When: August 1, 2019
Time: 3:00 PDT
Speakers: Lauren Kaupp and Deb Morrison


As a second course in the summer webinar series for the theCouncil of State Science Supervisors (CSSS) community through the Advancing Coherent and Equitable Systems of Science Education (ACESSE) project collaboration. The goal of all of these webinars is for participants to develop knowledge and resources to support classroom teachers in their context to design more inclusive science learning environments. For this webinar, CSSS has specifically reached out to include NSELA members.

There are many assets for learning that are located in place. This webinar builds on the ideas and tools we developed in STEM Teaching Tool #57 to explore how instruction can be designed to center on place-based authentic phenomena that engage students’ in learning by centering on their interests and identity. The webinar has been developed by Lauren Kaupp, State of Hawaii Department of Education, and Deb Morrison, Institute of Science Education - University of Washington, Seattle.

The webinar is scheduled for August 1, 2019 from 3:00 pm EST/12:00 pm PST/9:00 am HST.Please RSVP to get the connection information for the webinar and to help organizers better facilitate the webinar. Sponsors of this webinar include: the CSSS, the NSF-funded ACESSE project, and the STEM Teaching Tools initiative at the University of Washington.

If you have any questions please email Lauren Kaupp at [email protected].