Professional Development Opportunity Detail Page
|Name:||Modeling Workshops: Chemistry, Mechanics, Advanced Physics & Chem|
|School/Institution:||The Ohio State University|
|Opportunity Type:||Modeling Workshop
|Teacher Level:||High School
Mary Whalen, Doug Forrest, Kathy Harper (mechanics)
Liz Emmer, Dave Parry, Ted Clark (chemistry)
Nate Ash, Mary Kate Hafemann, Heidi Kresge (advanced: curriculum development in 2nd semester physics & chemistry content)
Location: Metro School, adjacent to OSU.
Funded for Ohio teachers. Out-of-state teachers can participate at their own expense if space is still available in early June.
Click here to learn more about the Modeling Instruction Program. Visit http://modeling.asu.edu/MW_nation.html to find updated information on this workshop and to view possible strategies on how to gain funding to attend.
|Duration:||3 weeks (MTWThF); also 3 academic year follow-up workshops|
Benefits and Requirements
College Transcript Credit
|Benefit Explanation:||Funded through the Improving Teacher Quality Program of the Ohio Board of Regents (ESEA Title IIA).
Six quarter graduate credits at OSU, free lunch, free instructional materials.
Some housing funds available.
|Other Prerequisites:||Two semesters of college courses in the respective content.
A mechanics or chemistry Modeling Workshop is prerequisite to the advanced (curriculum development in 2nd semester content) workshop.
Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information
Kathy Harper, Ph.D.
Engineering Education Innovation Center
OSU, 2070 Neil Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 688-7538
Fax: (614) 247-6255