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September 2015
$10

Great Lakes Science

September 1, 2015
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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August 2016
$10

Great Lakes Science

August 1, 2016
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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September 2016
$10

Great Lakes Science

September 1, 2016
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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October 2016
$10

Great Lakes Science

October 1, 2016
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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December 2016
$10

Great Lakes Science

December 1, 2016
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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January 2017
$10

Great Lakes Science

January 1, 2017
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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February 2017
$10

Great Lakes Science

February 1, 2017
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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March 2017
$10

Great Lakes Science

March 1, 2017
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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April 2017
$10

Great Lakes Science

April 1, 2017
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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May 2017
$10

Great Lakes Science

May 1, 2017
John G. Shedd Aquarium,
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
LE_GLBadging_400x200_D

The Great Lakes Science badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators!

This online program allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to Great Lakes environmental literacy, science literacy and 21st-century skills. Teachers are awarded digital badges for their missions and skill building, which can be displayed on resumes and social networks.

There are three ways to participate in this program:

Continuous Learning: this track allows you to participate for free and at your own pace without time restrictions. Upon completion you will receive a letter that can be shared with your school administration.

Clock Hours: Illinois teachers registered for this track will receive 20 Clock Hours upon completion as well as a letter that can be shared with your school administration. The program must be completed within one year of your registered start date. Program fee: $10.

Teachers, interested in participating in a Harvard research study on science teacher professional development? If so, please contact us at digitallearning@sheddaquarium.org for additional details. The study asks you to complete a pre and post survey (about 15-20 minutes each). The results will help to inform and continuously improve PD experiences for Science Teachers. For participating, your Continuous Learning track fee will be waived (Illinois Teachers Only).

Graduate Credit: Shedd Aquarium has partnered with National Louis University to bring students participating in the Great Lakes Badging experience an opportunity to earn one semester hour of graduate credit. To receive credit, students must complete their badging requirements during an NLU academic term. Please refer to NLU’s academic calendar for term start and end dates. Summer 2015: June 29 through September 6. Tuition is $148 per semester hour. For more information, visit National Louis’ Center for Professional Development or call 847-947-5247.

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