Arizona Project WET Teacher Academies

Teacher Academies and Workshops

Maricopa County

Discover Arizona’s history by learning its water story: the Colorado River is the Lifeline and it’s Watershed is our home.
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Discover a simple model for deeper level thinking that will bring Arizona Science Standards to life!
Location: UA Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Using real world science equipment and practices, students take on the role of a field scientist by asking questions and defining problems used to plan and carry out self-derived investigations at a local riparian area. 
Location: UA Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Using models and mathematical concepts, students learn how to analyze and interpret data to plan and design a rainwater harvesting system to meet their school’s landscape needs.
Location: UA Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Focusing on the hydrologic cycle, students deepen their understanding of how water moves through the natural and urban environment.
Location: UA Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
Explore our water's past and present, and design its future in this APW & SRP STEM Academy!  
Location: SRP PERA Club 1 E. Continental Drive Tempe, AZ See map: Google Maps

Pima County

June 3 - 7, 2019 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

June 11 - 13, 2019 Water Energy World

Arizona Project WET partners with the STEMAZing Project to deliver this teacher academy. Use Three Dimensional instruction to interweave life, earth, and physical sciences while exploring connections between water, enery and agriculture.
Location: Tucson, AZ 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

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