K-12 Professional Development Programs

EarthComm World

EarthComm

Earth System Science in the Community
Get information on how to plan and lead workshops on this comprehensive professional development web site.
(grades 9-12)

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IES

Get information on how to plan and lead workshops on this comprehensive professional development web site.
(grades 6-8)

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TERC

ESBD

Earth Science by Design
This is a professional development program to enhance the capacity of middle and high school teachers of Earth science.
(grades 6-8)

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K-5 GeoSource

This is the one-stop professional development web site for Earth science. The site has a rich store of content, activities, services and links for you to explore.
(grades K-5)

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NASA Triad

This is an online professional development guide for lead teachers to use in conducting workshops for peers on NASA geoscience, technology, engineering and mathematics content.
(grades 6-12)

Sun-Earth System

PLED 576: Earth and Space Science

This is an online course for teachers that provides an introduction to fundamental Earth science concepts. The course is a collaboration between the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) and the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Office of Professional Development (OPD). Scholarships are available. Click here to fill out the form.
(teachers grades K-12)