The Museum Institute for Teaching Science (MITS, Inc.) invites you to join us for our 2018 MITS Professional Development Seminar Series – full day workshops that cover both scientific content and inquiry-based pedagogy. Seminars are designed for staff and volunteers from science, environmental, history, technology, art and other cultural institutions and centers in New England. Teachers are also welcome. All sessions promise to provide hands-on, minds-on professional development opportunities for you and your staff. Come to one or more!
Tuesday, April 24th
The Technology, Data and People Behind Forecasting in the National Weather Service
Presenter: Glenn Field, Warning Coordination Meteorologist, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) / U.S. National Weather Service (NWS), Boston, MA
Engaging Students with Weather & Climate Through Media
Presenter: Jake Foster, Director, STEM Curriculum and Instruction, WGBH
Dates: January 24th, February 14th, March 28th and April 24th
Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Location: Higgins University Center, Clark University, Worcester, MA
Cost: $40 per seminar (discounted fees of $108 are offered for attending 3 seminars or $140 for attending all 4 seminars)
Certificates of participation are available for each seminar. PDPs are available for those participating in 2 or more seminar dates.
For more information, visit: http://mits.org/2018-professional-development-seminar-series/