FREE Earthquake Education Workshops - Registration deadline coming soon! Only two more workshops are available!

Calling all Teachers and Nonformal Educators!
 
Only two more FREE Earthquake Education Workshops are available!  
Only 30 seats per workshop and they are both filling up so register now! 
 
Both are in March:
 
Sat. Mar. 2, 2019 – N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville
Registration deadline is Feb. 22, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
415 South Madison Street, Whiteville, N.C.
To register, please contact Meredith Morgan at 910-914-4185 or Meredith.Morgan@naturalsciences.org.
 
Sat, Mar. 16, 2019 – Schiele Museum, Gastonia
Registration deadline is March 8, 2019
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, N.C.
To register, please contact Lana DuPont at 704-854-6676 or lanad@cityofgastonia.com.
 
Details
What: Earthquakes in North Carolina Education Workshops
Attendees will participate in earthquake related activities and demonstrations that are taught by award winning N.C. earth science teachers. We will also cover the history of earthquakes in North Carolina and learn how to prepare for an earthquake emergency. All activities are included in a workbook correlated to the N.C. Essential Standards for Science. Do you know the magnitude of the largest earthquake that occurred in North Carolina? How about the largest earthquake that has affected our state? Attend and you will find out!
 
Who: K-12 Teachers and Non-Formal Educators
Join us for a day of hands-on, activity-based earthquake information that you will immediately be able to use in your classroom or education center!
 
Cost: FREE Registration and FREE Education Kits
There is no cost to attend, however, there is a limit of 30 participants per workshop so register soon. All participants will receive a free earthquake education classroom kit including a workbook with all the activities from the workshop and more, plus an additional free kit for their school, organization or colleague.
 
Professional Development:
Participants are eligible for 0.7 CEUs and/or seven hours of credit toward N.C. Environmental Education Certification (criteria III).
 
This workshop is presented by award-winning North Carolina earth science teachers and the N.C. Geological Survey, in partnership with the N.C. Division of Emergency Management.
 
Please note: I have a new email – contact  Randy.Bechtel@ncparks.gov with questions
 
Hope to see you there!
Randy B
 
Randy Bechtel
Interpretation and Education Specialist
NC State Parks
Office: (919) 707-9325

Randy.Bechtel@ncparks.gov
 
Office: 121 W Jones St. | Raleigh, NC 27603