PD on a Shoestring

Brunsell, Eric; Horejsi, Martin
May 2011
Science Teacher;May2011, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p10
Academic Journal
The article discusses professional development (PD) for science teachers. It explores resources, including webinars, videos, and podcasts, which are allegedly available online. It discusses the offerings of these resources, such as the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Learning Center, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the BioEd Online of the Baylor College of Medicine.


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