This workshop is considered the premier professional development event in Minnesota for K-12 Geography educators. We hope you will consider joining us!
This program features a streamlined set of breakout sessions:
- Implementing the New Minnesota State Geography Standards
- Elementary Geography
- Middle School Geography
- High School Geography
- Pre-Service Teachers
- AP Human Geography
- Geotechnology: GIS, GPS, Google Earth, iPads, Apps and more!
FEATURE: Jeni Henrickson, Ph.D., Keynote Speaker
GEOFEST is sponsored by the Minnesota Alliance for Geographic Education (MAGE).
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. (check-in);
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (sessions)
Location: Washington Technology Magnet,
1495 Rice Street, St. Paul, MN 55117
Check-in: Main Entrance (Lobby), 8:30 a.m. (sessions begin at 9:00 a.m.)
K-12 Teachers, College Faculty & Administrators
$50.00 (through Oct. 6); $75.00 (after Oct. 6)
Pre-Service Teachers, College Students & Retired Teachers
$25.00 (through Oct. 6); $75.00 (after Oct. 6)
2017 GeoTechnologies Summer Institute Participants (Intro & Advanced)
FEE WAIVED (through Oct. 6); $75.00 (after Oct. 6)
2017 GEOFEST Presenters (pre-approved)
The registration fee includes a full day’s attendance, 6 CEUs, and lunch.
Note: Registration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.
Michele Melius, GEOFEST Coordinator
Michelle Leba, GEOFEST Site Host
Eric Gunderson, IT Coordinator
David A. Lanegran, MAGE Coordinator
Laura Kigin, MAGE Program Assistant