Future City is a national science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) program for students in grades 6, 7, and 8, who are from the same school, home school environment, or other organization focused on youth education. This year, middle school students are being asked to respond to the challenge of Powering Our Future and design an electrical grid that can withstand and quickly recover from the impact of a natural disaster. Learn more at https://futurecity.org. To register, go to www.futurecity.org/register, remember to choose the Colorado Region. The $25 fee will be waived in Colorado for all organizations this year.
By participating in the National Geographic Educator Certification Program, you will:
Develop new strategies for teaching about the world in innovative, interdisciplinary ways.
Cultivate an "explorer mindset" in your students that empowers them to become change agents.
Engage with an online network of expert educators and support each other's professional growth during the program and beyond.
The certification program seeks to inspire Pre-K through 12 formal and informal educators to teach students about the world in innovative and interdisciplinary ways. The course will run September 10 to December 2 and is self paced.
Deadline to enroll is October 21, 2018. https://account.nationalgeographic.org/courses/educator-certification-fall-2018/