Posts by nglissmann

Colorado Environmental Film Festival: Please Note Time Changes for Student Sessions

Posted by on January 20, 2015 in Events, Professional Development, Resources

Colorado Environmental Film Festival (CEFF) – Two sessions of environmental films to classes of middle and high school students accompanied by a teacher or  other adult on Friday Feb 20th from 10 am – 12:00 (change is: 10 to 9:30, and end time 11:30 not 12) or from 12:30-2:30.  Free, but registration required.  For more information, please click here.  Fore the CEFF main website, please click...

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Geographic Information Science (GIS) in Colorado

Posted by on January 18, 2015 in Esri GIS Software, Events, Professional Development, Resources

Geographic Information Science (GIS) encompasses computer hardware and software systems used to store, display, analyze, and map information related to multiple fields.  These tools include maps and globes, global positioning (GPS) units, and web-based interactive programs such as Google Earth. The Colorado Geographic Alliance (COGA) is working to support Colorado teachers so they are knowledgeable and comfortable with these technologies. The Colorado Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) and eNetLearning have signed an agreement to provide all Colorado K-12 schools and districts...

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Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of January 18-24, 2014

Posted by on January 18, 2015 in Conference, Events, Professional Development, Resources, Webinars, Workshop

Monday, January 19, 2014 Martin Luther King Day – Check out Tuesday, January 20, 2014 2015 FETC Conference, January 20-23, 2015, Orlando, FL – For more information and registration, please click here. CCEE:  Stock Market Experience New Teacher Webinar Trainings, 4-5 p.m. – For more information and registration, please click here. Wednesday, January 21, 2014 2015 FETC Conference, January 20-23, 2015, Orlando, FL – For more information and registration, please click here. Thursday, January 22, 2014 2015 FETC Conference, January 20-23, 2015, Orlando, FL...

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National Girls Collaborative Project – Online Webinar, January 28, 2015

Posted by on January 7, 2015 in Professional Development, Webinars

Breaking Stereotypes: How Role Models and Mentors are Inspiring Girls in STEM Wednesday, January 28, 2015 – 12:00pm – 1:00pm (MST) Online-Connection Details will be provided upon confirmation Through initiatives like the FabFems Project (an international directory of female STEM role models) the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) works to bring together individuals and organizations committed to supporting and engaging girls in science, engineering, technology and mathematics (STEM). Role models and mentors, at any age, at any stage of their academic/professional...

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Las Chicas de Matematicas – UNC Math Camp for Young Women

Posted by on January 4, 2015 in Resources, Student Opportunities

This is a FREE residential math camp where young women are introduced to college mathematics, college life, other young women who enjoy mathematics, and women with STEM related careers. The math camp hopes to secure funds for 32 girls who will be in grades 9-12 during the 2015-2016 academic year. The camp will take place June 7-12, 2015.  Applications are due March 10, 2015.  You can get a glimpse of past camps and find application materials at our website: Applicants who meet the March 10th deadline will get first priority. Please share this...

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