[This document was updated on July 26, 2012 and is the same information as the apple green packet in your notebooks] (Lesson plan template)
Extended Year Options
Summer Course Requirements:
will attend the Stem Digital Summer Institute. After the institute,
they will develop one course-related lesson plan and accompanying
materials. This lesson plan should be in the required format, which is
posted on our website, and should be completed by August 15th and
uploaded to MOODLE by that date. This requirement is for all
summer participants including those taking the course for credit or
those taking the course for hours or professional development points
Credits or PDP’s (hours).
All teachers who
want to earn graduate credits will register for 3 credits ($345) during
the Institute. Registration forms are in your notebooks and
should be given to Holly by Wednesday. You can opt to pay for the
course by check at that time; otherwise you will receive a bill via the
email address you provide.
Grades will be posted in late August.
who do not register for credit are eligible for 40 PDP’s and will
receive a certificate in the mail in late August.
will receive a check for $375.00 upon completion of all requirements,
although delays in getting the stipend are common and should be
expected. If you have not received a check by the end of October,
please contact Eugenie Harvey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every teacher will receive a kit with supplies for air quality, arsenic, and water quality experiments.
teacher will have a budget of $200 to purchase course-related supplies
for classroom use. A form is available online for pre-approval of
Extended Year Options
Additional opportunities for stipends, PDP’s, and credits are also available. See below:
ACADEMIC YEAR EXTENDED PROGRAM OPTIONS
STEM Digital staff is happy to announce opportunities for additional
credits or PDP’s and for additional stipends for participants. It
is hoped that completing this work will not only advance the goals
of STEM Digital, but also assist you in your curriculum planning
or help you develop your professional portfolio.
Full participation in the Summer 2012 course, STEM Digital (June 25-29, 2012)
Completion of summer requirements, including lesson plan submission, Moodle follow up
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ACADEMIC YEAR EXTENDED PROGRAM PROPOSAL AGREEMENT
_________ (please check) I am interested in the FALL OPTION for 20 PDP’s and a $150 stipend
I agree to :
Write two additional lesson plans and submit using Moodle software
Provide feedback to our evaluators via email and online surveys
Teach both lessons to students (or to other teachers)
Submit detailed follow-up analysis using Moodle software
Critique others’ lesson plans using Moodle software
_________ (please check) I am interested in the SPRING OPTION (this part can be emailed to Holly later in the fall)
Describe your proposal for the Spring Option for 3 credits or 40 PDP’s (stipend $345)
Please submit proposals by December 1, 2012. *This is a firm deadline.
will be evaluated by the STEM Digital Staff in December and you will be
notified via email if your proposal has been accepted or not.
After that, you will receive instructions and information about how to
register for the course for credit.