An in-depth investigation of some of the main topics in meteorology: energy balance, circulation of air & water in the atmosphere, air masses, fronts, mid-latitude cyclones, thunderstorms, analysis of weather maps & images, and weather prediction. Course will focus on the use of inquiry methods in developing the material and will include online class discussions. The following areas of the MA Science & Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework will be addressed: Earth & Space Science and Physical Sciences. Prerequisites: must be currently teaching science at K-12 level or enrolled in a teacher preparation program; Must have taken a science course or have permission of the instructor.
Investigations in Meteorology
Monday, March 11, 2019 to Monday, May 27, 2019