Math and science teachers receive the training, tools and resources they need to deliver hands-on, minds-on learning opportunities in the classroom. Check often for upcoming professional development opportunities.

November 10, 2018

Utilizing the 5E Instructional Model as a Framework for Science Lesson Design

Middle School Grades 6-8  | Life Science  | 4 Contact Hours OR

Elementary School Grades 3-5 | Life Science | 4 Contact Hours

Utilizing the 5E instructional model as a framework for lesson design, teachers will delve deeper into the new Louisiana Student Standards for Science focusing on the practices of science and how to create minds-on learning experiences for students.  In this session, teachers will collaboratively redesign their own life science lessons to better align with the 5E instructional model.

Participating teachers will receive a stipend thanks to support from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation. Core Element teacher workshops are free to teachers in the Greater New Orleans region. A $25 refundable fee is required at registration, however the fee is refunded at the completion of each workshop. Teachers from schools outside the region may attend for a nominal charge.

The session is from 9 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. To learn more about Core Element’s Summer STEM Institute, call 504-280-5715 or contact Tracey Zelden at tracey.zelden@core4kids.org or Michelle Mangum at michelle.mangum@core4kids.org.

Register HERE.

December 1, 2018

Utilizing the 5E Instructional Model as a Framework for Science Lesson Design | Middle School School Grades 6-8  | Physical  Science  | 4 Contact Hours

Utilizing the 5E instructional model as a framework for lesson design, teachers will delve deeper into the new Louisiana Student Standards for Science focusing on the practices of science and how to create minds-on learning experiences for students.  In this session, teachers will collaboratively redesign their own physical science lessons to better align with the 5E instructional model.

Teachers should bring full charged laptops to the session.

Participating teachers will receive a stipend thanks to support from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation. Core Element teacher workshops are free to teachers in the Greater New Orleans region. A $25 refundable fee is required at registration, however the fee is refunded at the completion of each workshop. Teachers from schools outside the region may attend for a nominal charge.

The session is from 9 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. To learn more about Core Element’s teacher workshops, call 504-280-5715 or contact Tracey Zelden at tracey.zelden@core4kids.org or Michelle Mangum at michelle.mangum@core4kids.org.

Register HERE.

 

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University of New Orleans
UNO TRAC Center, Suite 227
University of New Orleans Lakefront
New Orleans, LA 70122
504-280-5710

Jan Brenan
Executive Director
Jan.brenan@core4kids.org
504-280-5710

Tracey Zelden, M.S., Ed.S.
Director of Education
Tracey.Zelden@core4kids.org
504-280-5715

Michelle Mangum
Administrative Assistant
Michelle.Mangum@core4kids.org
504-280-5715

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P O Box 6123
Metairie, LA 70009