Arizona Project WET Teacher Academies

Teacher Academies and Workshops

Maricopa County

Learn to use Systems Thinking in your classroom to transform student thinking for deeper learning and understanding! Systems Thinking 101 is a prerequisite for any Aqua STEM Academy.
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Get your feet WET by leading your students on a Riparian Habitat Exploration with Aqua STEM! (Grades 6 - 12) 
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Discover Arizona’s history by learning its water story: the Colorado River is the Lifeline and its Watershed is our home. (Grades 5 - 12)
Location: Scottsdale Unified School District MDA 8500 E. Jackrabbit Road Room D Scottsdale, AZ 85250 See map: Google Maps
Learn to use Systems Thinking in your classroom to transform student thinking for deeper learning and understanding! Systems Thinking 101 is a prerequisite for any Aqua STEM Academy.
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Students love to get their hands dirty -  and wet! So let them, by teaching Rainwater Harvesting System Design at your school! (Grades 6 – 12; system installation not required)
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Learn to use Systems Thinking in your classroom to transform student thinking for deeper learning and understanding! Systems Thinking 101 is a prerequisite for any Aqua STEM Academy.
Location: Desert Mirage Elementary School 8605 W. Maryland Avenue Glendale, AZ See map: Google Maps
Inspire students to take action and save water (and money) for your school by teaching the School Water Audit STEM unit. (Grades 6 – 12)
Location: Desert Mirage Elementary School 8605 W. Maryland Avenue Glendale, AZ See map: Google Maps
Learn about our water's past and present, and design its future in this spectacular APW & SRP STEM Academy!  We've expanded the academy to include 3rd - 8th grade teachers!
Location: SRP PERA Club 1 E Continental Drive Tempe, AZ 85281 See map: Google Maps
Explore critical water resource management themes as you meet researchers from ASU and U of A, local municipal and state experts, and adapt materials to enhance your current water education programs.
Location: Arizona State University, Decision Center for a Desert City Brickyard Orchid House 21 E 6th Street, Suite 126-B Tempe, AZ 85281 See map: Google Maps

Pima County

June 4 - 8, 2018 Tucson STEM Academy

Location: University of Arizona- Environmental and Natural Resources Building 2 1064 E Lowell St, Tucson Tucson, AZ 85719 See map: Google Maps
Do STEMAZing things at the institute: identify, examine, explore, collect, analyze, imagine, and have fun!
Location: Tucson Electric Power 88 E. Broadway Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85701 See map: Google Maps
Build confidence and an underwater robot; take home tools, an ROV kit, and curriculum. Could there be a better way to spend a week in July? (For 5th-12th grade educators!)
Location: University of Arizona Agriculture Technology Education Center 4101 N Campbell Ave. Tucson, AZ 85719 See map: Google Maps

July 16 - 17, 2018 Recharge the Rain Academy

Location: TBD AZ See map: Google Maps

Northern Arizona

Learn to use Systems Thinking in your classroom to transform student thinking for deeper learning and understanding! Systems Thinking 101 is a prerequisite for any Aqua STEM Academy.
Location: Ponderosa High School 2384 N Steves Blvd Flagstaff, AZ 86004 See map: Google Maps
Inspire students to take action and save water (and money) for your school by teaching the School Water Audit STEM unit. (Grades 6 – 12)
Location: Ponderosa High School 2384 N Steves Blvd Flagstaff, AZ 86004 See map: Google Maps

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