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ND Geographic Alliance Summer Institute - People and Places of the Red River Valley, GEOG 2900

Topics: Instructional Strategies & Social Sciences
Audience: K-12

This active learning course is for teachers of geography or those teaching courses with geographic content at any grade level. The 5-day program will focus on the unique places of the Red River Valley Region of North Dakota and Minnesota and the people who live there, with an emphasis on field trips and outdoors activities. It will also include hands-on instruction in data collection methods, including a session on how to get started collecting and integrating data from unmanned aircraft systems into classroom lessons. Another area covered will be the new and easy-to-use GIS tools available to enhance learning in social science courses. Participants will also expand their network of colleagues who are valuable resources in the profession of education.

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Step 1 - Register for Event (If Applicable)

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Contact Toni Schwartz-Johnson at 701.858.4490 for information on requirements to receive PD credit for this learning event.


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This course has grading options. Please select the course with the grading of your choice.

Mandan - 3 credits S/U grading
Baymont Inn & Suites
June 5-9
Instructor: Bradley Rundquist
Professional Development Credits: 3 - S/U grading
UND Fee: $150
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Mandan - 3 credits Letter grading
Baymont Inn & Suites
June 5-9
Instructor: Bradley Rundquist
Professional Development Credits: 3 - Letter grading
UND Fee: $150
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