28th Symposium on Education

Abstract Submissions

Abstracts were due on August 8, 2018.

Author and Presenter Instructions

The 28th Symposium on Education is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Commission on Education and Human Resources.

Topics Covered

Papers for this conference are solicited on the following:

  • a STEM learning community of practice network: bringing STEM advocates and educators together to share and learn from their experiences through informal and formal education programs;
  • active learning demonstrations from the atmospheric sciences;
  • discussion for bridging the gap between students, educators and professionals focused on essential skills for success in the private sector;
  • effective strategies for increasing minority participation in the atmospheric sciences;
  • innovative teaching strategies in university instruction on synoptic meteorology;
  • mentoring: the benefits, challenges, and models;
  • pre-college education initiatives;
  • research relevant to the teaching and learning of the atmospheric science;
  • supporting implementation of the next generation science standards for K–12 weather, climate, and ocean education;
  • university education initiatives; and
  • using alternative presentation formats to inform you audience.

Conference Contact(s)

For additional information, please contact the program chairs, Jeffrey Yuhas (email: [email protected]) and Reginald Blake (email: [email protected]).