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Summer Teacher Workshop: “The Science of Nuclear Energy & Radiation”

05/04/2018 4:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Summer 2018 4-Day Science Teachers Workshop:  “The Science of Nuclear Energy & Radiation”

Middle and high school science teachers are invited to enjoy four days of lectures, labs, hands-on activities and tours in an immersive all-inclusive workshop that will provide educators with the opportunity to sharpen their knowledge and understanding of nuclear energy and radiation, enabling them to provide their students with factual and up-to-date information about nuclear science and technology. The workshop will be hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University College of Engineering in Richmond  from Tuesday July 17 to Saturday July 21, 2018, and will feature tours of the Surry Nuclear Power Station and VCU's Nuclear Medicine Facilities, as well  as numerous laboratories and hands-on activities full with ideas to implement in the classroom. The $75 registration fee includes 4 days of accommodations on the VCU campus, all meals, all tours, four Continuing Education Credits, a Geiger-Mueller meter to use in your classroom and all educational materials. Please visit http://local.ans.org/virginia/public-education/to  learn more and to register. The registration deadline is June 15, 2018 and there are limited seats in this workshop.

Please contact Supy Phongikaroon, (804)  827-2278 virginia-4dstw@local.ans.org if you have any questions

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