Summer Teacher Inservice

Urban Water: The Confluence of Food, Health and Commerce - June 9-12, 2014

In partnership with the Urban Water Institute and One Health Kansas, K-State Olathe presented a summer teacher inservice to prepare 17 Kansas teachers to educate high school students about future health challenges and careers related to urban water issues, zoonotic infectious disease awareness and prevention, food safety and security and food science through existing units and/or courses in biology, chemistry, life science, environmental science, and Career and Technical Education agriculture, health, biochemistry, biomedical and engineering pathways.

Each participant received a resource kit to duplicate labs presented at the workshop.  

Upon successful completion of all required program requirements, participants were eligible for one graduate credit from Kansas State University.  

 

 

Need more information?

Contact Martha Nowak with K-State Olathe at msnowak@k-state.edu