Discovery Education Science Professional Development

Below are the Discovery Education Science formal professional development activities that are being sponsored by the Alliance of Regional Educational Service Centers during 2009-10:
Discovery Education Science for Middle Schools
Date: Oct. 15, 2009 Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Site: Windham Mills Presenter: Pamela Skelly
Audience: Middle School Science Teachers
CEUs: 0.5 Fee: $75
Course #: 09253097 Register by: 10/6/09
Discovery Education Science for middle schools enables students to explore science like real scientists. You’ll learn how to access, navigate, and teach your budding scientists with digital interactive components like Interactive Video, Virtual Labs, and open-ended science mysteries called Science Sleuths that put the student in control. Discovery Education for middle school science is organized around Earth and Space Science, Life Science, and Physical Science. You’ll experience the latest in digital media teaching technology concepts to engage student minds. The CSDE has given all middle school science teachers a four-year subscription to Discovery Education science for middle schools. No prior experience with Discovery Education is necessary. If you have a work laptop, we encourage you to bring it and use our wireless network. This session helps fulfill the 15-hour CEU requirement for technology.