New York Biology Teachers Association
Special Information    

The New York Biology Teachers’ Association,

New York City Public Schools, and HHMI BioInteractive Present


Molecular Genetics

DNA, Gene Expression & Regulation

A series of FREE workshops for
AP Biology and IB Biology Teachers


The first workshop will be held:

Saturday, December 10, 2016

8:00 AM-3:30 PM at the

American Museum of Natural History


  • The first workshop will focus on DNA structure, replication, and related biotechnology. Teachers are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet.
  • NYCDOE teachers will receive Training Rate compensation for attending the workshop.
  • Living Environment teachers also welcome.
  • Receive free classroom-ready materials for the teaching of genetics.
  • Enhance your content knowledge and classroom practice.
  • Focus on rigorous, standards-aligned pedagogy.
  • Breakfast and lunch, and professional development certificates will be provided.
  • Subsequent workshops: February 4 and March 25, 2017. Attendance at all three workshops encouraged.


Space is Limited!
Register Today:


  Contact Ingrid Buntschuh

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Free registration required

NYC Outdoors!
An Environmental Education Expo

by NYU Wallerstein Collaborative for Urban Environmental Education
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST

Kimmel Center for University Life
60 Washington Square South
10th Floor
New York, NY 10012

The NYC Outdoors! Expo is a public event showcasing environmental education resources in New York City.

Who should attend? Teachers, Educators, Students and Faculty and anyone interested in environmental education. Participants will meet more than 40 environmental education organizations and find out about programs, teacher resources, internship and job opportunities, and much more. Light refreshments and door prizes!

Come learn about:

  • Composting
  • Growing oysters
  • Field trips
  • Fishing and seining
  • Gardening
  • Parks as classrooms
  • Solar Energy
  • Citizen science
  • Service learning
  • Professional development opportunities
  • And much, much, more!

Alliance For New Jersey Environmental Education
32nd Annual Conference

Pre-Conference Workshops: Thursday, January 19, 2017
Full Conference: January 20, 2017
Crowne Plaza Princeton Hotel and Conference Center
 Plainsboro, NJ

From Inspiration to Impact
Inspiring stories. Compelling evidence. Meaningful impact.
ANJEE's 32nd annual conference will link powerful stories of innovation and success in EE from around the state with how environmental education builds community and creates purposeful change. We will celebrate the ways in which our work inspires people of all ages and backgrounds to connect with nature, contribute to healthy environments and empowered communities, and shape a more sustainable future.

Discounted Early Bird in effect until December 25. Register now!

Visit the Winter Conference Page for more information about:

  •     Conference Registration
  •     General Conference Schedule
  •     Pre-Conference Workshops on January 19
  •     Conference Workshops on January 20
  •     Keynote Speaker   
  •     Exhibitors – Everyone is welcome to exhibit! Download the forms here.
  •     Annual Awards – Make your nominations for Environmental Educator of the Year! 
  •     Hotel information

For information on many more local activities for science educators,

visit NYAS Science Educators - Events Calendar

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