ERIS webinar “How to use data from the Arctic in school practice” (PL: Jak wykorzystać dane z Arktyki w praktyce szkolnej)
Organizer: Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences
Event type: webinar
Target group: educational authorities, teachers
Topic: earth sciences, geography, geophysics, meteorology
This webinar of the ERIS project, held on 3 October 2018 from 15:00 to 16:00 Central European Summer Time (CEST), introduces its participants to various educational packages that have been developed as part of the project for physics, geography and mathematics classes. Those educational packages are part of the Scientix resource repository.
Dr. Tomasz Wawrzyniak, a scientist and an employee of the Polar and Marine Research Institute of the Institute of Geophysics PAS in Poland, who also participates in many polar expeditions, leads this webinar.
This webinar is great for teachers who are looking for opportunities in Continous Professional Development (CPD) because the ready-to-use materials can help them increase students’ interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and scientific careers. The webinar starts with a short introduction about the Scientix project and the upcoming Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) called “STEM Is Everywhere”.
Programme from 15:00-16:00 Central European Summer Time (CEST) on 3 October 2018:
- Short presentation about Scientix.
- Short presentation about ERIS’s educational packages.
- Detailed presentation of the packages “Meteorological measurements in the Arctic” and “Glaciers”.
- Q&A session.