FIRST II Through Field Stations
at Murray State University/ Hancock Biological Station

Faculty Institutes for Reforming Science Teaching

May 2003

Please BRING the following for use during institute activities:

Other items to bring:

Institute Goals:

On completion of the workshop the institutional team will have:

AGENDA

Thursday, May 22, 2003

7:00 AM

Breakfast

8:00 AM

Workshop Goals

8:15 AM

Inquiry in Kentucky Lake
Inquiry with BioQUEST

10:30 AM

Refreshments

12:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM

Assessment of Activities

1:45 PM

The University of Akron Story: Part II

3:00 PM

Refreshments

4:30 PM

Recognition and rewards for Teaching

5:30 PM

Leave for dinner in Murray

7:30 PM

A disconnect of a seamless transition between High School and Undegraduate education?

 

Friday, May 23, 2003

7:00 AM

Breakfast

8:00 AM

Observing and characterizing teaching

10:30 AM

Refreshments

12:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM

Team reports and sharing of ideas, innovations, etc.

2:00 PM

Comparing original and revised courses
What flopped? What worked? and the changes involved.

3:00 PM

I want to learn more about teaching...
I am concerned about...
I accomplish _______________ by...

3:30 PM

Refreshments

4:30 PM

Teams re-visit action plans

5:00 PM

Planning for 2003-2004
Evaluation

6:00 PM

Dinner for those leaving on Saturday