[Science] Student and Teacher Science Opportunities in Utah

Young, Sarah Sarah.Young at schools.utah.gov
Wed May 8 11:34:11 MDT 2013


Check out the below opportunities for students and/or teachers!


1.       Four Corner’s School Student “Earth, Water, Sky Summer Camp” – June 25th – June 28th

2.       K-12 Earth Science Teacher of the Year Award – Nominations due by June 1st

3.       CI-Water Poster Session and Speaker – May 29, 2013 starting at 5 PM

4.       2013 BYU Code Camp for High School Students – Tuesday, June 11th

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What: Earth, Water, Sky, Summer Science Camp
When: June 25th – June 28th, 2013
Where: Four Corner’s School
Cost: $125
Resource: Summer Science Camp Poster 2013 PDF

For Utah Students Ages 12 to 18.  Float 26 miles on the San Juan River with a professional geologist and a Clark Planetarium astronomy expert.  This experience is sponsored by Four Corner School’s Canyon Country Discovery Center.

Stop by Four Corners School in Monticello, UT for a complete itinerary or call 435-587-2156
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What: K-12 Earth Science Teacher of the Year Award
When: Nominations due by June 1, 2013
Resource: UGA TOTY Announcement 2013. docx

The Utah Geological Association (UGA) is seeking nominations for the Utah Science Teacher of the Year Award until June 1, 2013.

The UGA awards the winning teacher $1,200 plus $300 reimbursement for procuring resources related to earth-science teaching (e.g., materials, field trips, etc.).

The winning teacher is automatically entered in the regional contest sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG).  The regional winner is then entered into the national AAPG competition.

K-12 Teachers are Eligible
All K-12 teachers of natural resources in the earth sciences are eligible; Utah educators who typically best meet the award requirements are instructors of:
    • 4th-grade
    • 5th-grade
    • 8th-grade Integrated Science
    • 9th-grade Earth Systems


Applications must be postmarked no later than June 1, 2013, and mailed to:

The Utah Geological Association,

Attn: UGA TOTY Award Committee

P.O. Box 520100

Salt Lake City, UT 84152-0100



For more information, please contact:
Sandy Eldredge
Utah Geological Association, Teacher of the Year Award Committee
(801)-537-3325, sandyeldredge at utah.gov<mailto:sandyeldredge at utah.gov>

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What: CI-Water Poster Session and Speaker
When: May 29, 2013 starting at 5 PM

Register today and please share with students and colleagues!

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What: 2013 BYU Code Camp for High School Students
When: Tuesday, June 11th
Who: High School Students interested in math, science, engineering and computer programming.
Resource: 2013 BYU Code Camp Flyer PDF
Register: http://ci--‐water.groups.et.byu.net/codecamp/

We would like to invite all high school students interested in math, science, engineering, and computer programming to join us for the 2013 BYU Engineering Code Camp on Tuesday, June 11th. This one--‐day workshop will allow students to learn how computer simulations are used to solve fascinating problems, including water resource planning and management.

Activities will include:
• Tour the most exciting high--‐tech laboratories in the College of Engineering
• Coding workshops where attendees can write code and solve real--‐world problems
• Games and contests featuring science and engineering
• Pizza, treats, prizes!

The objective of the BYU Code Camp is to introduce students to engineering and applied computer programming and to introduce students to the educational and career opportunities in these fields.
Space is limited. Hurry and sign up today!!
Register here: http://ci--‐water.groups.et.byu.net/codecamp/
For questions:
njones at byu.edu<mailto:njones at byu.edu>
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Sarah Young
Utah State Office of Education
Science Specialist
sarah.young at schools.utah.gov<mailto:sarah.young at schools.utah.gov>
250 East 500 South
PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, UT  84114-4200

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