Ocean Acidification Week
1 week | $1,100 stipend | $250 classroom supplies | Industry Experiences
June 19-23, 2023
- Districts: Santa Clara County
- Position: Middle School STEM teachers from Title 1 schools
- Location: Hybrid – on Zoom and in-person at KCI and chartered bus to Monterey
Learn from ocean experts, experiment with hands-on activities, and tour Hopkins Marine Station to learn about well-paid careers available to today’s students. Develop a lesson to bring back to your school, and earn $1,100.
This week is funded by a grant from NOAA’s Ocean Acidification Program and will feature hands-on activities to engage middle school students in local environmental actions along with an exploration day at the Krause Center for Innovation’s Makerspace.
“The most impactful part was meeting real life employees who are doing the work and are willing to come to visit my class.”
“Absolutely wonderful professional development. I learned so much about water contamination, consumption, and conservation.”
This program was developed by Industry Initiatives for Science and Math Education (IISME), DBA Ignited, using Federal funds under award NA22OAR0170544 from the Nation Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Department of Commerce. The statements, findings, conclusions, and recommendations are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NOAA or
the U.S. Department of Commerce.