Middle and high school teachers will experience classroom-ready resources as they learn how they and their students can use geospatial tools to develop inquiries related to environmental issues in California communities. The California Hub for Environmental Literacy and Action (CHELA) website will allow teachers, students, and collaborators to use powerful GIS mapping tools to access current data and visualize, understand, and analyze important issues in a way that centers their own communities and concerns related to the environment, sustainability, and environmental justice. Teachers will learn how they can share their stories of environmental learning, action, and advocacy through CHELA and the California Subject Matter Project network.
Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Middle and High School Educators
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The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.
Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.
Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.
Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.
Learn practical skills from expert instructors to boost your resume or succeed in your current role.