In partnership with the University of Southern California Sea Grant and California State University at Fullerton (CSUF), graduate credit will be available at a cost of $50 per credit.
* Note: Graduate credit participation will be limited to 50 students.
For participation in this online workshop and completing the requirements below, educators can earn ONE GRADUATE CREDIT through CSUF. It will be a pass/fail (non-graded) graduate biology credit.
For Understanding Tsunamis Online Teacher Workshop:
Graduate Credit Registration page: (print it; fill it out; and fax or mail in):
--- Open Grad. Credit Registration page as WORD document
--- Open Grad. Credit Registration page as PDF document
*Please note that the registration form goes directly to CSUF, not to Lynn Whitley; therefore if necessary you can verify registration with CSUF (contact info is on Registration page).
Course Description: Educator participants interact online with research scientists who are presenting their research in various ocean science related topics. Classroom application of topics is emphasized. These scientists will "present" keynote lectures and be available for open dialogue with all participants
Overview: The workshop is open to all teachers looking for a way to increase awareness of TSUNAMIS. Teacher resources will include access to research findings, lesson plans, links to news stories, magazine articles, video clips, and Internet links.
Lead instructor: Lynn Whitley