Professional Development Opportunities

Lake Michigan Shipboard Science Workshop

Event Dates: July 12-18, 2015
Registration/Application Deadline: February 25, 2015

The Center for Great Lakes Literacy, Great Lakes Sea Grant Network and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency invite 4th-12th grade teachers and non-formal educators who:

  • Are willing to incorporate Great Lakes science in their teaching, and
  • Work at educational institutions that have Great Lakes exhibits or conduct Great Lakes programming.

Join us for a week-long workshop and work side-by-side with scientists on the US EPA R/V Lake Guardian.

  • Explore lake ecology, geology, geography, weather, and biochemical processes,
  • Study plankton, benthic organisms, and water quality,
  • Examine curricula and resources that will bring Great Lakes and ocean literacy activities to your classroom,
  • Build professional networks with Great Lakes educators and scientists.

Still have questions? Check out our workshop FAQs.


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