National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Pacific Northwest Section
WELCOME to the PNW Section!
Welcome to the home of the Pacific Northwest Section of the NAGT. Our section is comprised of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska and the Canadian Provinces of British Columbia and Yukon.
The goal of the PNW Section is to provide educational resources to NW geoscience community, via our website, periodic (Spring, Fall, Winter) newsletters, the annual field conference, and our Facebook page. The field conference is our #1 outreach program; geoscientists from around the PNW and further afield congregate the 3rd week in June each year for our Sectional Meeting, which includes a day of talks and several regional geology field trips. To learn more, check out the Meetings page.
Register now for the 2015 PNW Section Conference, in Victoria, B.C.!
Image credit: Tourism Victoria. View of Mt. Baker from the Saanich Peninsula
SAGE 2YC regional workshop:
Connections: Building a Geoscience Community that Engages and Supports Students
A one-day workshop sponsored by SAGE 2YC/NAGT will be held Saturday, May 2nd, 2015, at Linn-Benton Community College in Albany, OR. This workshop is free, but registration is required.
A website is under production; in the meantime, here is the link to last year’s workshop:
For more information, contact Deron Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Eriks Puris at email@example.com .
Mt. Rainier Opportunity
Mount Rainier National Park will sponsor summer internships for two classroom teachers during the summer of 2015.
Registration NOW Open!
The 17th Annual PNW NAGT Conference registration is now live. Follow the link at the top of the page.
We hope to see you there!