Course start dates range from Jan. 23 through mid-March. Students are encouraged to register by Jan. 15, as enrollment requires admission to MSU.
Spring courses include 13 offerings in microbiology; physics; earth science; nutrition; land resources and environmental sciences; and education, curriculum and instruction.
Several popular courses are returning, including astronomy for teachers, exploring microbiology, water quality in the classroom and general relativity.
Courses are open to all teachers and informal educators. Participants can take courses for professional development or start working toward a 12-credit graduate certificate or a master’s degree. Graduate certificates are available in science teaching: chemistry; science teaching: earth science; science teaching: elementary school science; science teaching: life science; or science teaching: physics.
NTEN has reached more than 20,000 science teachers in its 23-year history.
The NTEN Facebook page is http://www.facebook.com/scienceteachers/.
Contact: Kelly Boyce, Extended University, (406) 994-6683 or (800) 282-6062 (toll-free) or firstname.lastname@example.org