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      June 17, 2019

      Monday   8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (daily for 4 times)

      19000 NE 25th Avenue North
      Miami, Florida 33180

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      Bring your Classroom to Life! Re-energize your practice as a teacher!

      Bring your Classroom to Life! Re-energize your practice as a teacher!
      Learn from Nationally Recognized Science Educator
      Time for a Change: Introduction to Modeling InstructionTM

      North Miami Beach- Scheck Hillel Community School will host a week-long workshop for science educators: Introduction to Modeling InstructionTM (June 17- 21, 2019). It will be led by Carlos Montero, recipient of of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. Aimed at Grades 6-12 science teachers from all disciplines and all schools, the workshop will focus on the concept of energy as a central theme in science classes. Participants will carry out investigations to learn how Modeling Instruction works in the context of physics, chemistry, biology and middle school science.

      Workshop Dates: June 17- 21, 2019

      Times: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; Friday: 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

      Location: Scheck Hillel Community School
      19000 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach, Florida 33180

      Cost: $500
      Covers tuition, all workshop materials and a 1-year membership to AMTA - American Modeling Teachers Association

      Register for the workshop at eHillel.org/ModelingInstruction.

      “Through the Modeling Instruction teaching method, students learn science as scientists do – by doing science. It helps teachers attain knowledge, skills and experience needed to benefit students,” said Carlos Montero, workshop leader and Scheck Hillel Community School’s Ben Lipson Upper School Science Department Chair. Nationally recognized as a science educator, he has garnered several honors, including the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching (2013).

      Carlos Montero first encountered Modeling Instruction in 2006 and has been devoted to the pedagogy ever since experiencing the profound impact it had in his chemistry classes. In 2013, he was certified as a Modeling Instruction workshop leader by the American Modeling Teachers Association (AMTA). He also served on the executive board of AMTA for several years. Mr. Montero has been a featured presenter on several national platforms, including the Biennial Conference in Chemical Education. He is also an experienced AP Chemistry teacher and serves as an exam reader for the College Board.

      Cost: Payment required - $500 Covers tuition, all workshop materials and a 1-year membership to AMTA - American Modeling Teachers Association

      Categories: Education

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