NextGen Science on the Summit: Professional Development for K-12 Educators

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Basic Information

Workshop run by: Mount Washington Observatory
Location:

North Conway, New Hampshire

Address: 2779 White Mountain Highway North Conway, NH 03860
Phone Number: 603-356-2137 ext. 202
Presenter: Staff from the Mount Washington Observatory

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NextGen Science on the Summit: Professional Development for K-12 Educators
NextGen Science on the Summit: Professional Development for K-12 Educators

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Additional Information

Fees: $329 - 350 per teacher
Eligible Audience: K-12 Educators
Credits Awarded: 16 Professional Development Hours
Workshop Highlights:
  • Teachers will be connected with meteorologists on Mount Washington through classroom instruction and experiential learning on the mountain.
  • To inspire teaches to apply Next Generation Science Standards for Weather & Climate to real-world applications. i.e. MS-ESS2-5. Collect data to provide evidence for how the motions and complex interactions of air masses results in changes in weather conditions.
Description:

A 2-day professional development program for K-12 teachers to receive instruction and training in meteorology from the staff at the Mount Washington Observatory. Teachers will learn the basics of Meteorology, History of the Mount Washington Observatory, Weather & Climate on Mt. Washington and how to perform weather observations.

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