Teacher Workshop: Geography for the Classroom

Teacher Workshop: Geography for the Classroom

June 17, 2019 | 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM

The Mississippi Geographic Alliance is partnering with INFINITY Science Center in a series of geographic education professional development workshops on June 17th/18th and 20th/21st, 2019. These workshops are designed to give teachers geographic tools and resources to incorporate geography into their lesson plans and classrooms across disciplines.

For each day of these professional development workshops participants will be eligible for .8 CEUs.  Resources and lunch are included. The cost of this workshop is free for teachers, CEU credits are $20 and due at event.  Contact Donna Torres at dtorres@visitinfinity.com or 228—533-9025 ext. 306 for more information.

Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 1.0 offered June 17th and June 20th.

National Geographic Teacher Certification Phase One:  National Geographic Educator Certification is a free professional development program that recognizes pre-K through 12 formal and informal educators committed to inspiring the next generation of explorers, conservationists, and changemakers.                                                                                                                                                      

Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 2.0 offered June 18th and June 21st.

Introduction to Geo Inquiry: Today's students need to understand how the complex and dynamic human and natural systems interact in order to make smart decisions. The Geo-Inquiry Process relies on using a geographic perspective, offering a unique lens to analyze space, place, and the interconnections between both the human and natural world.

June 17: Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 1.0 Click here to register.

June 18: Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 2.0 Click here to register.

June 20: Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 1.0 Click here to register.

June 21: Geography for the Classroom: Powered by Geography 2.0 Click here to register.