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MBARI EARTH workshop in Newport June 24-29

December 29, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 MBARI EARTH workshop which will be held June 24-29, 2018 in Newport Oregon. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) Education and Research: Testing Hypotheses (EARTH) is providing a free, week long training for teachers that focuses on at-sea data collection. This opportunity is co-hosted by the NSF Regional Class Research Vessel, Oregon State University, and the Oregon Coast STEM Hub.  Click here for more information on the EARTH [...]

Picture Perfect STEMposium Oct 12-13

July 26, 2017

Join the authors of Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons and discover how to use picture books to inspire Elementary STEM. Description: Combine elementary level science and literacy instruction—and now technology, engineering, and math, as well—with Picture-Perfect Science. The award-winning NSTA program features ready-to-teach elementary science lessons designed to help K–5 teachers integrate science and reading in an engaging, kid-friendly way. Choose from a 2-day STEMposium or a [...]

Finding the Hook: August 14-17

July 25, 2017

Oregon teachers:  Register for this four-day summer workshop! Title: Finding the Hook: Teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) Using Oregon’s Sustainable Fisheries Location: Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, OR Dates: Monday, August 14th 8:00am to Thursday, August 17th 5:00pm For: Oregon teachers grades 4-12 Cost: $50 to register; All participants will receive a $200 stipend upon completion of the workshop. Download a Flyer | Register to Attend [...]

Coastal Learning Symposium

September 2, 2016

October 14, 2016 Newport, OR 8:00am – 6:00pm Visit website Anyone who visits the Oregon coast can feel that it is a special place, but how can we communicate its value to students? Educators themselves must first have an appreciation of the cultural and ecological wealth our coastal environment provides. You will have the opportunity to learn, play, and explore in our spectacular seaside setting at this year’s Coastal Learning Symposium! Oregon Coast Aquarium’s 6th annual Coastal [...]

Aug 9: Ocean Investigation and Scientific Discovery

July 19, 2016

Interact with researchers and come away with new classroom and field activities that will engage students with pressing coastal topics! Ocean Investigation & Scientific Discovery Professional Development Workshop for 4th to 12th grade educators Hatfield Marine Science Center Newport, OR Tuesday, August 9, 2016 9:00am – 4:30pm REGISTER TODAY Engage your students in real-world science topics! Learn how to connect students to pressing ocean topics and create meaningful educational [...]

OCEP Water Quality Science workshop

January 17, 2016

Through professional development workshops and online modules, the Oregon Coast Education Program helps educators teach about our state’s watersheds, coasts and the ocean. This winter, OCEP joins with the online student data network StreamWebs to share best practices for bringing students into the field to collect and share water quality data. Emphasis will be placed on preparing students for a field experience, using Vernier equipment, and analyzing data back in the classroom, all while making connections to Next Generation Science Standards. [...]

Look Inside STEM in Portland – STEMx webinar

December 4, 2015

The Portland Metro STEM Partnership (PMSP) has supported STEM education for the past five years, focusing on K-12 student academic achievement as well as effective growth in academic identity and motivational resilience. Join us to learn more about their efforts including the development of a common affective measures tool used by schools and out-of-school partners. [...]