Professional Development Opportunity Detail Page
|Name:||Modeling Workshops: Chemistry, Physics/Physical Science, Curriculum Development in Physics & Chem|
|School/Institution:||The Ohio State University|
|Opportunity Type:||Modeling Workshop
|Teacher Level:||High School
|Description:||pending funding from the Ohio Board of Regents' Improving Teacher Quality Program
Chas Demerer, Brian Carpenter (physics)
Liz Emmer, Stacey Raymond (chemistry)
Rick Jacox, Heidi Kresge, Kathy Harper (advanced: curriculum development in 2nd semester physics & chemistry content)
Location: New Albany High School (NE of Columbus).
Out-of-state teachers can participate at their own expense if space is still available in early June.
For an application, please email Kathy Harper at firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
|Duration:||3 weeks (MTWThF); also 3 academic year follow-up workshops|
Benefits and Requirements
|Cost:||free for Ohio teachers|
College Transcript Credit
curricular and classroom equipment
|Benefit Explanation:||As of Dec. 2012, we await notification of state funding for Ohio teachers, by the Improving Teacher Quality Program of the Ohio Board of Regents (ESEA Title IIA).
Four graduate credits at OSU, free lunch, free instructional materials.
Some housing funds available.
|Other Prerequisites:||A mechanics or chemistry Modeling Workshop is prerequisite to the advanced (curriculum development) workshop.|
Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information
Kathy Harper, Ph.D.
OSU Engineering Education Innovation Center
244 Hitchcock Hall, 2070 Neil Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 688-7538
Fax: (614) 247-6255