Geoscientist Outreach Initiative (GO! Initiative)

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GO! Initiative geoscientists at Mary Williams Elementary School (Image credit Leanne Thomas)

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  • School-based Outreach Programs

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American Geosciences Institute (AGI)

Description: 

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) offers a new professional development opportunity for geoscientists and other geoscience professionals interested in connecting with non-technical audiences. The Geoscientist Outreach (GO!) Initiative provides geoscience professionals with the tools and confidence to create and facilitate meaningful experiences with students in grades K-12 and the general public through hands-on activities that are aligned with curriculum standards and use established educational techniques. The GO! Initiative makes use of AGI’s extensive experience in curriculum development, designing outreach programs, and working with scientists to create engaging experiences.

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Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

Yes