This section provides links to professional development opportunities for educators throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Simply click on the tab above to select a category. Below is a summary of the information that can be found in each of the Professioal Development categories. If you are looking for a specific opportunity in your jurisdiction, be sure to visit your stateroom as well.
Courses & Workshops - Teacher training classes and workshops available across the Bay watershed, some of which offer inservice, college and/or graduate credits.
Organizations - National, regional and state professional organizations for science educators.
Meetings - Meetings and annual conferences for the various science education professional organizations.
Grants - Grant opportunities for classroom teachers and restoration projects. Grant amounts range from $1,000 to $10,000.
Awards - Professional awards for classroom science teachers and informal science educators.
CHESSIE HOME PAGE
The ChesSIE website is a project of the Mid-Atlantic Marine Education Association (MAMEA),
a chapter of the National Marine Educators Association (NMEA)
, ChesSIE Webkeeper
ChesSIE is prepared and maintained by
Sea Grant Marine Advisory Services
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
College of William and Mary
Gloucester Point, VA 23062