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Webinar: WikiWatershed Toolkit and NGSS


April 18, 2019

1:00 PM Pacific | 2:00 PM Mountain | 3:00 PM Central | 4:00 PM Eastern

Presenter: Steve Kerlin, Stroud Water Research Center

Webinar Description

WikiWatershed (https://wikiwatershed.org/, an initiative of the Stroud Water Research Center, is a web toolkit to support citizens, conservation practitioners, municipal decision-makers, researchers, educators, and students to collaboratively advance knowledge and stewardship of fresh water. This webinar will demonstrate the toolkit and describe ways that it can be used to support NGSS-ESS implementation.

Stroud™ Water Research Center (https://stroudcenter.org/) seeks to advance knowledge and stewardship of freshwater systems through global research, education, and watershed restoration. Since 1967, Stroud Water Research Center has been leading the effort to produce innovative solutions for preserving and restoring fresh water. We believe in an independent voice — and in adventure, inspiration, perseverance, and integrity.

Resources

Webinar Slides - WikiWatershed_NAGT NGSS April webinar.pptx (PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx) 47MB Apr18 19)

The webinar will be utilizing the Model My Watershed app which is part of the WikiWatershed Toolkit (https://wikiwatershed.org/), a free online program available now. Part of the webinar will include demonstrating the toolkit.

Webinar Organizers:

Aida Awad (NAGT)
Edward Robeck (American Geosciences Institute)
Carla McAuliffe (NESTA)
John McDaris and Andrew Haveles (National Association of Geoscience Teachers)

With the NGSS Earth and Space Science Working Group


     

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