A Workshop for Educators: Small Life from a Great Lake
May 1, 2017
Noon to 5:30 p.m.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Mid-Continent Ecology Division
6201 Congdon Boulevard
Duluth, MN 55804
Free. Registration required.
Support provided for half-day
substitute teachers while funds last.
What: Workshop participants will learn about algal ecology and harmful algal blooms, and receive in-depth training on the Cyanoscope kit (cyanos.org), including how to use the equipment and report their findings. Participants will engage in a plankton building activity and free teaching resources will be available. Participants may order lunch from Erberts and Gerberts (which will be delivered) or bring their own lunch. Cyanoscope kits provided by the U.S. EPA and University of Minnesota Sea Grant College Program.
Who: Teachers (grades 4-12), pre-service teachers, non-formal and informal educators.
Registration deadline: April 27, 2017
Register here: www.surveymonkey.com/r/small_life
Contact: Minnesota Sea Grant Extension Educator Marte Kitson at email@example.com or 218-726-8305.