STEMSS CRUISE EL - “The Human Journey” 10-Day Institute

ASU Tempe and Mexico


With a generous grant from National Geographic,

the Arizona Geographic Alliance will be hosting a STEMSS Institute

in Fall 2017 through Fall 2018. 

We are recruiting Arizona K-12 teachers to apply!


WHAT?  This 10-day institute will include:

  • STEMSS content information

  • Innovations in STEMSS pedagogy

  • New uses of technologies and additional classroom resources

  • Field experiences to build geographic knowledge

  • Presentations of exemplary Arizona standards-based lessons

  • Networking with other educators

  • A generous stipend and some travel cost reimbursement

Who is ELIGIBLE?   

  • Employed, full-time K-12 teachers

  • Must be available in winter 2017 through fall 2018 for this project

  • Have English language learners in your classroom

  • Must recruit a colleague from similar school and at same grade level to compare student achievement on a teacher-created pre and post assessment

WHY ATTEND?   Participants who complete all requirements will receive:

  • 60 recertification hours and reimbursement for travel costs ($200)

  • A stipend up to $900 payable when requirements are completed

  • Eligibility for financial support to present at national/state conferences

  • Geography resources and opportunities

  • Certification as a Teacher Consultant of the Arizona Geographic Alliance

See link below to download complete information and an application.





Karen Guerrero