Upcoming Events and Teacher Opportunities

Spring/Summer 2018

 WELs2 workshop Spring/Summer 2018

This year’s workshop will focus on work with UNL water scientists from 3-4 different research projects to analyze actual hydrologic data from Nebraska and develop related, novel instructional materials for your classrooms. Please see attached.  Here are some key elements for next summer's program:

  -a 5-day total commitment from you

-online/virtual materials available in the spring (April-May) to be completed at your own pace

-3-day face-to-face workshop at Nebraska Innovation Campus in Lincoln (June 12-14, 2018)

-$1000 stipend for completion of the workshop (everyone)

-option to complete the workshop for 3 UNL graduate credit hours of SCIL 800 - Experiential Learning in Food, Energy and Water Systems II at a REDUCED TUITION RATE


 If you are interested in participating, please fill out the interest form linked in the attached flyer.  Spots are limited and will be available to teachers in partnering districts on a first come, first served basis.  Thanks again for your interest in this program, we look forward to the possibility of working with you this coming spring and summer. 

Please see below for some information about last summer's WELS2 workshop.





Fall 2017

Nebraska k-12 Science Educationi Summit

Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO) Travel Opportunity