Climate Literacy and NGSS
This workshop is full and we are no longer accepting applications.
Towson University’s Center for STEM Excellence in collaboration with the MADE-CLEAR project is excited to announce a 5-day professional development workshop focusing
on climate literacy aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards for science
teachers of grades 6 - 12. The Climate Literacy and NGSS workshop will take place during one week in July and a one-day Saturday meeting in
During the workshop, participants will learn about three different classroom climate
change activities and how they connect to the three-dimensions (Practices, Crosscutting
Concepts and Disciplinary Core Ideas) of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
This workshop is open to both pre-service and in-service secondary science teachers.
In-service teachers who successfully complete the workshop are eligible for 2 MSDE
Maryland Loaner Lab Training
The Maryland Loaner Lab Training workshop qualifies secondary science teachers to borrow from the Maryland Loaner
Lab. This 3-hour workshop is offered quarterly, or you may request a custom training
date at our facility. The workshop is free and open to all middle and high school science teachers in Maryland.
Learn more about Maryland Loaner Lab Training.
Register for a training session.
Online Maryland Loaner Lab Training
Secondary science teachers in Maryland qualify to borrow kits from our MDLL program
by participating in the Maryland Loaner Lab Training. We are excited to offer the Online Maryland Loaner Lab Training course as an option for teachers to meet the required training for the MDLL program. This
course runs over four weeks with one-two modules scheduled for completion each week.
Total time commitment: four-six hours. The workshop is free and open to all middle and high school science teachers in Maryland.
Check back here for information and registration for our next cohort!
Contact Kerri Younkin (kyounkin AT_TOWSON) with questions.