Ambitious STEELS Teaching Book Study - Event Information
Event Date and Time
The book study for K-12 science teachers on Ambitious science teaching practices and student-centered learning provides an opportunity for K-12 science teachers to deepen their pedagogical understanding and gain practical strategies for implementing these practices in their classrooms. Through collaborative discussions, teachers will learn how to create a classroom culture that fosters curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking. The readings and discussions will emphasize the importance of the phenomenon, scientific discourse, and sense-making activities, giving teachers the tools they need to engage their students in authentic scientific practices. By focusing on student-centered learning, teachers will learn how to empower their students to take ownership of their learning and develop the skills they need to succeed in the 21st century. By the end of the book study, K-12 teachers will have a deeper understanding of Ambitious science teaching practices and student-centered learning and will be well-equipped to start to implement these approaches in their own classrooms, inspiring a lifelong love of science in their students.
- September 21, 2023
- October 19, 2023
- November 16, 2023
- December 14, 2023
- January 18, 2024
Location: Virtual (a zoom link will be provided)
Act 48: 18 hours will be awarded
Target Audience: K-12 Science Teachers
Registration is not available for this event at this time.