AzGA Giant Map Certification Session at East Valley Curriculum Consortium for Social Studies The East Valley Curriculum Consortium for Social Studies will be hold its second annual conference on Saturday, June 3rd at Saguaro High School (6250 N. 82nd Street, Scottsdale AZ) from 8:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. To participate in the conference, you MUST be a teacher or employee of one of the districts represented in the consortium. Those districts include: Chandler Unified School District, Gilbert Unified School District,…Find out more »
Where? Lattie Coor Building, Arizona State University, School of Geographical Sciences & Urban Planning, 5th Floor, Room 5536 When? Tuesday, June 6, 2017 | 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Cost? Free but you must place a $30 deposit to assure your attendance at the event. It will be promptly refunded after you attend. If you do not attend, we will be keeping the deposit. Who should attend? Teachers, grade…Find out more »
Where? Arizona State University, Noble Library, Tempe Campus, 601 E Tyler Mall Tempe, AZ 85281 When? Monday, June 19, 2017 Map training 8:30am to 10:25am Who? Teachers, grade levels K-12 Cost: Free (However, ASU does have parking fees.) Schedule for the Day 8:30-8:45 Check in for Map Training 8:45-10:25 Arizona Giant Traveling Map Certification Training Become certified to borrow the traveling map to use for engaging geography activities in the classroom or for a family evening event. (If…Find out more »
Where? Arizona State University, Noble Library, Tempe Campus, 601 E Tyler Mall Tempe, AZ 85281 When? Monday, June 19, 2017 Map training 8:30am to 10:25am Who? Teachers, grade levels K-12 Cost: Free (However, ASU does have parking fees and a commitment fee is required) Schedule for the Day (follows Giant Map Certification Training) 10:25 - 10:35 Break/Check in for Breakout Boxes 10:30-12:45 Learning Using Breakout Boxes 12:45-1:00 Closing Activities Using Breakout Boxes to Facilitate Learning Have you heard of…Find out more »
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