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STEM Seminar: Agriculture and Climate Change (Virtual)

A virtual 3-part professional development opportunity for 6-12 teachers in NEWESD 101 & NCESD.

  • Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 | 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday, November 17, 2020 | 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

What is the connection between climate change and agriculture? How will the changing climate specifically impact Eastern Washington communities in the near future?

Washington Green Schools, NEWESD 101 and NCESD are convening scientists and educators VIRTUALLY to investigate climate science topics, make connections to local climate-related phenomena like the impact of agriculture on air quality, and identify Next Generation Science Standards learning opportunities for students grades 6-12.

Participants who attend all sessions, complete asynchronous assignments, implement with students, and share their work in the final ZOOM will be eligible to earn up to a total of 8 free STEM clock hours from Washington Green Schools plus an implementation stipend.

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