Teachers interested in learning new science content or refreshing their knowledge might consider two summer short courses.
Energy, 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Eastern time, beginning on July 12, 2011, and including the following dates: 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, and 8/9. Earth, Sun and Moon, 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, beginning on July 11, 2011, and including the following dates: 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, and 8/8/.
Participants engage in five live sessions and asynchronousdiscussions in which an expert course instructor and participating colleagues share ideas on how to present the topic in the classroom. The participants will use a variety of supplemental resources that will assist in self-paced work offline to boost content knowledge and understanding of the topic. Finally, participants have exclusive access to the presenters’ PowerPointpresentationsand list of web links and can watch the archived web sessions as needed.
For each of the above courses, two hoursof graded, graduate credit are available through Oklahoma State University. The price is $150 per hour with a $40registration fee fora total of $340 for the two credits.
To receive notification of dates for scheduled short courses or more information, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your request.