Professional Development Workshop Series in Earth and Environmental Science

For Science/Geography secondary teachers/lab-technicians & upper primary teachers.

Wed 13 March 2024 at 2:30pm – 4:30pm

PD workshop – re Vic curriculum VCSSU100, 115,116,122,127,089:

Rocks (& the TESEP Aust. Rock Kit teaching pack, explained) and the integrated Plate Tectonics story of Rocks (tour around the TESEP Plate Tectonics poster, land use/infrastructure/how we use the Earth/ water cycle) year 4 to 8 focus 

– with classroom-ready Powerpoints, videos, hands-on exercises, weblinks

Venue: Quantum Victoria (grounds of Charles Latrobe College), 235 Kingsbury Dr, Macleod Vic   

Meeting Room: go to front office to sign in & be directed to meeting room

Date: Wednesday 13 March 2024, PD workshop Facilitator: Sarah Gerardson

The Earth-Expo experience includes:

1. PD workshops – After-school professional development workshops for teachers (1-PD sessions @ $38 per attendee for registering teachers, page 2 to register).

3. ASTA Certificate of attendance – A certificate of hours and workshop outcomes will be issued.

4. PD topics are from TESEP’s “The Challenging Earth” series 2

5. Webinars – Also, see events – for FREE WEBINARS (each 1 hour, 6-part series, run after-school each term)

Presenter: An experienced secondary Science teacher/earth scientist or an educator geologist,  who has worked in industry, accompanied by a young earth science post-graduate presenter, with many rock/ Earth-Mineral stories and samples to share.

 29 Palm-sized rocks in the TESEP Australian Rock Kit for Schools & close-up of TESEP Plate Tectonics poster, NEW – TESEP Aust. Mineral Kit for Schools (from Haines 

Download the application form here.

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Mar 13 2024


2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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  • Timezone: Australia/Melbourne
  • Date: Mar 13 2024
  • Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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