Professional Development Opportunity Detail Page
|Name:||Modeling Workshop in Light (particle model)|
|School/Institution:||Black Hills State University|
|Department/Unit:||Center for the Advancement of Math and Science Education|
|Opportunity Type:||Modeling Workshop
|Teacher Level:||High School
|Description:||The Particle Model of Light
Join the South Dakota Modeling Community for a week-long workshop on the beautiful BHSU campus. We will focus on the Particle Model of Light. Think about light! Better, learn how to get your students to think about light, shadows, reflection, refraction and images!
Priority given to South Dakota teachers; out of state teachers are welcome on a space-available basis at their own expense.
Contact Andy Johnson: Andy.Johnson@bhsu.edu, (605) 642-6508
and/or register at http://camse.bhsu.edu/modreg
Peer leader: Rose Emanuel
Location: Black Hills State University in Spearfish,
Room JS 167
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Audience: High school physics, physical science, math and chemistry teachers
Additional Information: Click here to learn more about the Modeling Instruction Program. Visit http://modeling.asu.edu/MW_nation.html to find information on Modeling Workshops nationwide and to view possible strategies on how to gain funding (if needed) to attend.
Benefits and Requirements
|Cost:||Free for South Dakota teachers|
College Transcript Credit
|Benefit Explanation:||South Dakota teachers receive financial support, meals & free apartment housing, and instructional materials.
Out-of-state teachers can participate at their own expense on a space-available basis.
Optional: Two Hours of Graduate Credit for the low, low price of $80.
|Other Prerequisites:||Previous Modeling Teachers are Welcome!
Modeling Wanna-Bes are Welcome!
Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information
Andy Johnson, Ph.D.
Black Hills State University
Spearfish, SD 57799-9005
Phone: (605) 642-6508
Fax: (605) 642-6871