Geosciences Information for Teachers (GIFT) Workshop - Southern Africa

When :

from Wednesday 26 February, 2014
to Friday 28 February, 2014

Type of event :

Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

Where :

Africa Earth Observatory Network at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

The workshop is aimed at secondary level science teachers in Southern Africa. Grants are available to support teachers to participate in the 2014 UNESCO-EGU-ESA Geosciences Information for Teachers (GIFT) Symposium. Selected teachers will receive a travel/hotel stipend and free registration to the meeting.
Participating teachers will be selected based on their teaching experience and a supporting statement from their school administration. Selected teachers will be expected to attend the entire workshop and submit a statement within 1 year after the workshop on their impression of the workshop and how they plan to use this experience in their future teaching activities.