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A Workshop for Educators: Small Life from a Great Lake

Photo: Cyanoscope Kit

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.

Download the event flyer here.

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 mkitson@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8305.


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