Professional Development

2017 S/V Denis Sullivan Shipboard Science Workshop

Registration/Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
Event Dates: August 13-19, 2017
Event location: Milwaukee, WI and Lake Michigan
Intended Audience: 3rd-12th grade teachers and nonformal educators who teach in Minnesota or Wisconsin

The Center for Great Lakes Literacy (CGLL) invites 3rd-12th-grade teachers and nonformal educators who teach in Minnesota or Wisconsin to participate in this FREE 6-day August workshop to:

  • Sail aboard Wisconsin’s flagship S/V Denis Sullivan and experience the Great Lakes directly on this historic schooner
  • Learn from mentor teachers, scientists and CGLL staff about how to incorporate Great Lakes concepts into your teaching
  • Join the Denis Sullivan crew to learn about Great Lakes maritime history and the science of sailing
  • Find out about free Great Lakes resources for your classroom

Apply to be either a Mentor Teacher or a Teacher Learner:

Teacher Mentor: A teacher or nonformal educator who previously participated in a COSEE/CGLL shipboard science workshop and is interested in mentoring teachers new to Great Lakes concepts

Teacher Learner: A teacher or nonformal educator who has no previous shipboard science workshop experience

 

Additional Details

Target audience: 3rd-12th grade teachers and nonformal educators who teach in Minnesota or Wisconsin
Cost? Stipend? Travel costs? Credits?: Free. Education credits available through Ashland University.
For more information: Marte Kitson, mkitson@d.umn.edu, 218-726-8305

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