Summer 2020 PD Opportunity: ACCT Professional Learning Course

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Summer 2020 PD Opportunity: ACCT Professional Learning Course

Accepting Applications NOW for 2020 - 2021 ACCT Professional Learning Course!
Apply to join the fourth cohort of 8 to 10 chemistry teachers in Assessing for Change in Chemical Thinking. Funded by the National Science Foundation, this BPS teacher led PD program focuses on using formative assessment to support students’ sense making in developing chemical thinking. It will involve a year-long hybrid face-to-face/online cohort via ChemEdX. You are eligible to apply if you teach chemistry in Boston, New England or New York, and have been teaching for 3+ years. The PD will involve an August and a June in-person meeting in Boston, and seven monthly virtual 3-hour meetings on Monday evenings during the school year. You will receive a $1,500 stipend or 6 UMass chemistry graduate credits upon completion. Apply by May 22. Application here: ACCT cohort 4 application
Questions: email  acctproject@umb.edu
More information: https://www.chemedx.org/event/are-you-wondering-what-your-students-are-thinking-chemistry.