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Educator Workshops

For teachers, after-school providers and informal educators

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Educator Workshops

The Fleet Inquiry Institute is the educator professional development arm of the Fleet Science Center’s Education Department.  For additional information about current workshops please contact the Fleet Inquiry Institute at (619) 238-1233 x722 or by email.  

Book a Workshop

The Fleet Inquiry Institute offers educator professional development workshops at the Fleet Science Center, at schools and district offices and at community events. Workshops are offered any day of the week, including school breaks. Are you interested in booking a workshop for your team? Contact us by e-mail or visit the Educator Workshop Catalog for more information. 

Teaching Neuroscience and Human Physiology:
A Workshop with Backyard Brains (BYB)

Cost: Free with refundable deposit
Date: July 20, 2019
Time: 8:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center
Suggested Grades: 6-12

Thinking about including human physiology and neuroscience in your current life science, biology, anatomy and physiology, or AP biology course? Or perhaps you are thinking about starting a stand-alone Neuroscience course? Whichever it is, please join us for an all-day workshop featuring the unveiling of the second module of a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-supported Project-Based Neuroscience curriculum from Backyard Brains (BYB).

MORE INFORMATION & REGISTRATION

 


Teachers Eating Pizza: Planetary Cores and Seismic Activity

Cost: Free
Date: September 4, 2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center
Recommended Grades: 3-8

Pair up your favorite slice with some space science! Each month, educators can experience a new Earth and Space Science activity, a live planetarium show and stargazing on the first Wednesday of each month.

Planetary Cores and Seismic Activity: What can we learn about Earth's core without visiting it? Quite a bit! Using hands-on activities, models, USGS resources and NASA data, we will analyze the inside of an object before translating that knowledge to cores of moons and planets in our Solar System.

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Teachers Eating Pizza

Cost: Free
Date: October 2, 2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center
Recommended Grades: 3-8

Grab a slice and learn about space! This monthly earth and space science workshop pairs classroom-ready activities and lessons with the Fleet Science Center’s planetarium show.

REGISTRATION COMING SOON

 


Educator Open House 2019

Cost: Free
Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center

Save the date! More details coming soon.

REGISTRATION COMING SOON

 


Teachers Eating Pizza

Cost: Free
Date: November 6, 2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center
Recommended Grades: 3-8

Grab a slice and learn about space! This monthly earth and space science workshop pairs classroom-ready activities and lessons with the Fleet Science Center’s planetarium show.

REGISTRATION COMING SOON

 


Teachers Eating Pizza

Cost: Free with refundable deposit
Date: December 4, 2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Fleet Science Center
Recommended Grades: 3-8

Grab a slice and learn about space! This monthly earth and space science workshop pairs classroom-ready activities and lessons with the Fleet Science Center’s planetarium show.

REGISTRATION COMING SOON

 


About the Fleet Inquiry Institute

Since its inception in 2002 the Fleet Inquiry Institute has worked with over 14,000 educators in long-term, on-site and in-classroom professional development programs. We work with community partners to create and implement K-12 grade teacher professional development based on the process of science and learning science through inquiry.

 

 


Generously sponsored in part by

Bill Carley

Reuben H. Fleet Foundation Fund

Heller Foundation of San Diego