Department ofEducation

AP* Environmental Science

We are pleased to welcome Susan Berrend to the 2014 AP* Summer Institute!

Registration is now open - Register before June 1 to get Early Bird Price!

Instructor Bio

Susan Berrend graduated with a degree in Ecology and Systematics from San Francisco State in 1981 and pursued graduate wok in limnology at Uppsala University, Sweden. This was interrupted when she accidentally fell into teaching and joyfully stayed, working in private and public high schools in San Francisco before moving to Utah. She completed her Master’s degree in Science Education from Montana State University where her studies focused on the role of student affect in science course success. She is currently the science department at Intermountain Christian School where she teaches a wide variety of science courses, including AP* Environmental Science.
Susan spends her summers exploring the wide variety of workshops and opportunities available to science teachers. In recent years, this included the American Chemical Society’s program on green chemistry, and participating in Earthwatch Institute’s teacher-in-the-field program. Susan has been an AP* Environmental Science exam reader for the past 13 years, and a College Board* consultant for 8 years.

Course Description

Participants at the PLU Summer Institute will get 4 days of hands on instruction.

Specific Course Information Coming Soon!

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