The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History provides several professional development opportunities, which are designed to provide educators at all levels a chance to deepen content knowledge and strengthen pedagogy in science and technology. Our hands-on, inquiry-based workshops address state and national learning standards and allow you to customize topics for your own classroom.
Call the Museum for information at (505) 245-2137, ext. 101. Reservations, cost per person, and deadlines for these programs are listed in announcements sent to schools and education organizations.
Join us in Albuquerque on Saturday, March 2 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.
This workshop is different from our previous offerings. Although we will have the same kind of training, all our examples and activities are content specific. We will focus on PS1 – matter – and resources related to nuclear energy.
Location: National Museum of Nuclear Science and History, 601 Eubank Blvd SE, Albuquerque
Cost: free for NMSTA members, 1/2 price membership ($10) for others. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
8:00 am – 8:30 am. Coffee & check in.
8:30 am – 9:00 am. Welcome and introductions.
9:00 am – 11:30. Two options – NGSS 101 and NGSS 102
11:30 am – 1:00 pm. Radiation basics review, museum tour and lunch.
1:00 pm –3:00 pm. Three options – PS1 content review, evaluating lessons and units, nuclear science in NM.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Reports from groups, raffle/door prizes, evaluation.
To register, CLICK HERE.
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