Professional Development Opportunity Detail Page
|Name:||Three 5-day Modeling Workshops in Mechanics|
|Opportunity Type:||Modeling Workshop
|Teacher Level:||High School
|Description:||Peer leader: Nicholas Park
This set of 3 consecutive workshops on teaching mechanics using Modeling Instruction will be held in 1 week increments:
June 13-17: Introduction to Modeling Instruction; kinematics
June 20-24: Dynamics and projectiles
June 27-July 1: Energy, momentum, circular motion
A teacher can attend Week 1, Weeks 1 and 2, or all three weeks (preferred!). Teachers who previously had a 2-week Modeling Workshop in mechanics can take Week 3.
The workshops are open to teachers nationwide and will be located in Addison, Texas. Addison is approximately 10 miles north of Dallas.
For more information or to register, please seehttps://www.greenhill.org/ftpimages/136/misc/misc_70929.pdf
For assistance, please email Nicholas Park: ParkN@greenhill.org
Click here to learn more about the Modeling Instruction Program. Visit http://modeling.asu.edu/MW_nation.html to find updated information on this workshop and to view possible strategies on how to gain funding to attend.
|Duration:||A sequence of three 5-day workshops|
Benefits and Requirements
|Cost:||$175 for 1 week; $325 for 2 weeks; $450 for 3 weeks|
|Other Prerequisites:||2 semesters of college physics.|
Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information
Science Department, Greenhill School
4141 Spring Valley Road
Addison, TX 75001
Phone: (972) 628-5636