Massachusetts Association 
of Science Teachers

7th biennial Ocean Literacy (OL) Summit

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 2:46 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Join the New England Ocean Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC) for two days of engaging workshops, field trips, network building opportunities, and speakers during the 7th biennial Ocean Literacy (OL) Summit!  

This year's Summit will take place in Boston, MA, on November 15 and 16, 2018, hosted by the University of Massachusetts at Boston and Northeastern University Marine Science Center. The focus will be Ocean Literacy (OL) Principle #2: The ocean and life in the ocean shape the features of Earth

The call for 2018 OL Summit presenters is still open!  Professional scientists, informal and formal educators, environmental consultants, government officials, graduate students, resource managers, citizen scientists, and facilitators of citizen science are invited to present their work on the second day of the Summit (November 16, 2018). Apply to co-present during break out sessions, give a lightning talk, or present a poster. Presentations should assign with OL Principle #2 and focus on topics such as (but not limited to) biogeochemical cycles; geological links to the ocean; coastal landforms; sea level change; erosion; currents; beach dynamics; sand; sediment transport; waves; ocean acidification; and tectonic activity.

Presentation proposals can be submitted here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2018ol2.

The call for presenters will close June 1, 2018.  

Questions? Please contact info@neosec.org


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