Teachers Assist with ECOGIG Research Relevant to AMP-IT-UP Ocean Ecology Classroom Modules

Teachers Assist with ECOGIG Research Relevant to AMP-IT-UP Ocean Ecology Classroom Modules

AMP-IT-UP teachers Cheryl Wilder and Kathy Duke from Griffin-Spalding County schools participated in an ECOGIG research cruise to the Gulf of Mexico.

Cheryl Wilder from Kennedy Road Middle School and Kathy Duke from Rehoboth Road Middle School are seventh-grade life science teachers that received the chance to experience real-world research with ECOGIG (Ecosystem Impacts of Oil and Gas Inputs in the Gulf,) an organization founded by the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.

Advanced Manufacturing and Prototyping Integrated To Unlock Potential (AMP-IT-UP)
is made possible by a grant from the National Science Foundation (Award Number: 1238089)

Additional Information

Groups

K-12 Connection, AMP-IT-UP, Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics and Computing (CEISMC)

Categories
Research
Keywords
CEISMC, ECOGIG, AMP-IT-UP School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Joe Montoya, Annalisa Bracco
Status
  • Created By: Steven Taylor
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Nov 7, 2017 - 11:12am
  • Last Updated: Aug 2, 2018 - 10:34am