Tag Archives: Environment

Bat Blitz to be held in Oklahoma

A special biodiversity event this summer! The US Fish and Wildlife Service, Ozark Plateau National Wildlife Refuge, and the Southeastern Bat Diversity Network are proud to announce the 2013 Bat Blitz to be hosted in Tahlequah, OK.  This is a … Continue reading

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Honda Foundation Grants

American Honda Foundation More than 25 Years of Changing Lives – One Dream at a Time   Overview Since 1984, more than $27 million have been awarded to organizations serving approximately 115 million people in virtually every state in the … Continue reading

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NABT News

You’ve Got Mail: Session Proposal Notifications The review process is over, and NABT is proud to once again feature hundreds of sessions and special workshops at the NABT Professional Development Conference. For four days, biology and life science educators will … Continue reading

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Field Test Opportunity for Middle Level Teachers from BSCS

We are excited to announce a field-test opportunity for teachers of 6th through 8th grade life science! BSCS is developing a curriculum supplement titled Allergies and Scientific Inquiry for middle school students (Ed note:  Could there possibly be a more topical subject … Continue reading

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American Museum of Natural History Seminars on Science

For those of you looking for professional development and graduate credit, registration is open for Seminars on Science from the American Museum of Natural History. Each six-week course is fully online and can be taken for up to 4 graduate … Continue reading

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News from NABT

Join The DNA Day Celebration On April 25th, National DNA Day will commemorate the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003 (10 years ago) and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953 (60 years ago). … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Youth Forestry Camp

Oklahoma Youth Forestry Camp provides students, ages 13 – 15, the opportunity to experience the forestry and wildlife professions, learn about Oklahoma’s natural resources and build an awareness of environmental components. Explore Oklahoma’s natural resources with professionals from across the … Continue reading

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Evolution and Climate Change Update from NCSE

A NEW PEW POLL ON GLOBAL WARMING A new poll from the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press asked about global warming and its causes. A press release summarizes, “The survey … finds that 69% say there … Continue reading

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News from NABT

Registration Extended For BioQUEST 
Summer Workshop     Looking for an exciting summer workshop? The BioQUEST Summer Workshop offers participants an opportunity to explore new tools, resources and pedagogies with peers and develop materials for the classroom. The 2013 summer … Continue reading

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BioBlitz! Organizer in Training

  We are seeking applicants for our BioBlitz! Organizer in Training program.  If you are interested in learning how to hold a BioBlitz! in your home town, neighborhood, school, or local park, please check out the information and application form … Continue reading

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