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Western UP Summer Institute 2019 Place-based, Interdisciplinary Watershed Literacy for K-12 Teachers and Community Partners ~ Th, June 20 AND M-F, June 24-28

~ Participate for one or more days!

8:30 AM — 4:00 PM daily.

See flyers for each workshop below:

June 20: Invasive Species Terrestrial & Aquatic Invasive Species Identification, Impacts & Monitoring

June 24: Meaningful Watershed Experiences Summer Institute Day 1

June 25: Meaningful Watershed Experiences Summer Institute Day 2

June 26: Geo-investigations through Virtual Field Experiences

June 27: Jacob Riis: How the Other Half Lives (KNHP Educator Workshop)

June 28: Beyond Trinkets: Student Designed Solutions Using 3D Printers and Other STEM Tools

FREE Summer Teacher Institute Includes:

Transportation to field sites

Lunch each day

Teacher resources

Career explorations

LSSI Mini-grant opportunities (One teacher must attend June 24 AND June 25 to be eligible to apply for up to $2,000 in mini-grant funding)

SCECHs (5-40 pending)

Presenters will include teacher leaders and others from the Western UP MiSTEM Region, Mi-STAR, MTU Center for Science and Environmental Outreach, Keweenaw National Historical Park, Keweenaw Invasive Species Management Area, REMC1, and more!

To Register via Wisdomwhere

CCISD participants: CLICK HERE

GOISD Participants: CLICK HERE and PEER to the CCISD

Registration questions: email

Workshop information: email or call 487-3341

Teams from Baraga, Gogebic, & Ontonagon counties may qualify for travel stipends.

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