Teacher Academies and Workshops
May 30, 2019 Explore the Colorado River STEM Academy
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!
June 4 - 5, 2019 Riparian Habitat Exploration Teacher Academy
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.
June 6 - 7, 2019 Rainwater Harvesting Aqua STEM Unit
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.
June 19 - 20, 2019 World of Water - Aqua STEM Teacher Academy - NEW!!
Focusing on the hydrologic cycle, students deepen their understanding of how water moves through the natural and urban environment.
June 24, 2019 Water Solutions: Past, Present & Future 2019
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
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
July 9 - 12, 2019 Underwater Robotics & Engineering Design Academy
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