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6/27/2016 to 7/1/2016
When: Monday, June 27, 2016
Where: ASU West Campus
4701 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, Arizona 
United States
Contact: Lisa Hermann

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Urban and Field Ecology, June 27 – July 1, 2016 One-week Workshop for Middle and High School teachers sponsored by Arizona State University’s Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability You will learn about: • The study of urban ecology and what ASU scientists are discovering about our urban ecosystem • The interactions between biotic and abiotic factors in ecosystems especially in relation to soil and decomposition • Ecosystem services and how they play a critical role in creating a sustainable city • Methods to analyze ecological data • Teaching ecosystem complexity with qualitative models • How to implement these activities in your classroom To Apply: • Name, address, phone, e-mail (Home and School) • Current subjects you are teaching • Brief statement of how you will use this training in your classroom • Please limit your entire application to one page • Letter of reference from principal, optional but considered • Teams of 2 to 3 teachers from a school or program are positively considered Applications must be received by March 18th! • E-Mail to: Ecology Explorers - • When: June 27 – July 1, 2016; 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. daily (field day on Wednesday may have extended hours) • Where: ASU West Campus, 4701 W Thunderbird Rd, Glendale, AZ 85306 • Stipend: $600 with up to $150 for a stipend following demonstration of implementation • Certificate: From ASU for 30 professional training hours • Questions? Contact Lisa Herrmann at

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