Course Details

P134-12298.1M23 - Energy, Water, Waste: Integrating themes of Sustainability into your Classroom

Course Details
Course Description: This course on simple sustainability with students offers K-8 science and classroom teachers the unique opportunity to delve deeper into global environmental issues on a local level. Situated within the setting of a sustainable hydroponic greenhouse, this course on water, waste and energy allows teachers to learn more about current environmental concerns through a blend of technology, discussion, and hands-on projects In addition, guest speakers, informative tours, videos and educational games offer a holistic approach to learning about real world environmental problems and how they affect different cultures, especially in terms of environmental racism. This six day course will consist of 5 socially distanced in person morning sessions (9:00am-2:00pm) at 154 West 93rd Street (July 24-28) followed by 2.5 hours of independent asynchronous readings and projects that will be due by August 10th. The final session (July 29) consists of remote synchronous and asynchronous instruction as participants apply their knowledge of water, energy, and waste to demonstrate their designs of lessons, games, and interactive activities about environmental justice for their students. All asynchronous assignments must be submitted by August 10th in order to receive full credit.
Status: Closed for Registration Registration Deadline: 07/23/2023 Start Date: 07/24/2023 End Date: 07/29/2023
Location: Combines classroom instruction with online component, New York, NY, 00000 CTLE Hours: 45 No. of Credits: 3 Categories: Science
Restricted: No CTLE Area: Content Grades: Pre-K,K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Danielson Components 3c : Engaging Students in Learning
Education Partner Information
Education Partner: New York Sun Works Contact: Nathaniel Coburn
Instructor # 1: Shakira Provasoli Instructor # 2:
ASPDP Fee: $125.00 Education Partner Fee: $0.00 Materials Fee: $0.00 Total Fees: $125.00
ASPDP Payment Instruction: After paying the ASPDP registration fee, no additional registration necessary