Local to Global Connections

North Carolina to Peru

Partnership between Watauga County Schools and Appalachian State University

Join us on May 13th in the WCS Board Room from 3:00-4:30pm to find out how you can integrate the Peruvian Andes into your classroom.

Topics of discussion:

Environments and People

Water Resources
Glacier Change
Weather and Climate
Ice Cores and Past Climates

Classroom integration focus:

Andean Culture

Essential Science Standards

Promotion of STEM activities

Fostering global connections

Educators of all subjects and grade levels are welcome!

Want to travel to Peru with ASU Summer of 2016?

This project will support one K-12 teacher from Watauga County to travel to Peru in July 2016 as part of a field education and research experience. Come find out more about this exciting opportunity!

Local to Global Connections: NC to Peru

Wednesday, May 13th, 3pm

Watauga County Schools, Watauga County, NC, United States

RSVPs are enabled for this event.


If you have any questions about this workshop please contact:

Dr. Baker Perry- perrylb@appstate.edu

Darcy Grimes- darcygrimes@gmail.com

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