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Name: Chemistry (advanced) Modeling Workshop at ASU
School/Institution: Arizona State University
Department/Unit: Physics
City: Tempe
State: AZ
Opportunity Type: Modeling Workshop
Teacher Status: Inservice
Teacher Level: High School
Description: A sequel to the Modeling Workshop in 1st semester chemistry content.

Peer leader: Brenda Royce, University High School in Fresno, California

We will begin by debriefing your modeling experiences thus far and re-visiting changes to units 4-6.  Then we will move on to unit 10 - Models of the Atom, Unit 11 - PT and Bonding, Unit 12 - Energy, Temperature and Entropy, Unit 13 - Equilibrium and Unit 14 - Acids & Bases. You may either work to get hours towards re-certification or earn graduate credit.

Click here to learn more about the Modeling Instruction Program and the American Modeling Teachers Association (AMTA) or visit http://modelinginstruction.org/teachers/workshops/ to find information on Modeling Workshops nationwide and strategies to seek funding (if needed) to participate.
Start Date: 06/17/2013
End Date: 06/28/2013
Duration: 2 weeks (MTWThF).
Application Deadline: 06/01/2013
Opportunity Website: http://modeling.asu.edu/MNS/MNS.html
Application Link: http://modeling.asu.edu/MNS/MNS.html
Sponsor Link: http://modeling.asu.edu/

Benefits and Requirements

Cost: In Feb., ASU tuition will be posted at http://modeling.asu.edu/MNS/MNS.html
Benefits: Professional Development/CEU
College Transcript Credit
Benefit Explanation: Two graduate credits optional.

If teachers apply to ASU after mid-May, they must pay a $50 late fee.

Arizona teachers may apply for a partial tuition scholarship. Contact Jane Jackson for details. We hope to offer partial tuition scholarships for out-of-state teachers, too.

On-campus housing (private room, private bath in furnished apartment): $15 to $20/day! Contact jane.jackson@asu.edu
Other Prerequisites: Prerequisite: a Modeling Workshop in 1st semester chemistry content of 3 weeks or longer duration.

Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information

Contact: Jane Jackson
Department of Physics, Arizona State University
Box 871504
Tempe, AZ 85287-1504
Phone: 480-965-8438