Teaching Science as Inquiry

Join  the Teaching Science as Inquiry: Aquatic series of 2-day in-person workshops with online follow-up components for the following disciplines of aquatic science:

  • Physical
  • Chemical
  • Biological
  • Ecological

The TSI Aquatic benefits teachers. Teachers will:

  • Learn about and practice inquiry pedagogy
  • Learn to teach Physical, Chemical, Biological and Ecological content in the context of the ocean
  • Gain access and a complimentary subscription to online curriculum and teacher learning community (includes revised and updated Fluid Earth and Living Ocean materials as well as interactive features)
  • Receive teacher guides to activities
  • Receive stipends
  • Receive classroom supplies
  • Be able to earn PDE3 credits

The TSI course benefits schools:

  • Connects teachers throughout the state to share ideas and resources
  • Students learn standards-based content through authentic inquiry
  • School is reimbursed fees incurred during their teacher’s time in the course that may be used to cover substitute teachers or other costs.

Oahu and Kauai programs are available for the 2012-2013 school year! TSI Aquatic programs can accommodate up to 15 teachers each.

To find out more about our programs, contact us at 1-800-799-8111 or crdg@hawaii.edu.


Teaching Science as Inquiry (TSI) Aquatic 2012 Course Listing

Subject and Course Date Time Location Course Fee Credits
Registration Form
TSI for 6th to 12thGrade Science Teachers: OAHU August 8, September 7-8 9:00 am – 5:00 pm UH Manoa, University Laboratory School None. Teachers earn $1200  for all 4 modules 3 PDE per module
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• Application
TSI for 6th to 12th Grade Science Teachers: KAUAI August 15, September 21-22 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Lihue None. Teachers earn $1200  for all 4 modules 3 PDE per module
Coming Soon!
• Flyer
• Application
NOTE: All courses are subject to cancellation. If the course you registered for is cancelled, you will be contacted immediately and refunded the full amount of your course fee (if applicable).

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