Professional Development Field Workshops

GSA Announces: 2019 GeoTeachers Workshops

Indiana creek bed.

Greater Indiana

This five-day workshop will focus on the glacial and coastal geomorphology of Northwestern Indiana.

Indiana National Lakeshore

24-28 June, 2019

Cost: $500 (partial scholarships available)

Registration opens 15 January, 2019


Colorado alpine meadow.

Central Colorado Mineral Belt

This five-day workshop will explore the Central Front Range through the Continental Divide by South Park.

Colorado Springs

22-26 July, 2019

Cost: $600 (partial scholarships available)

Registration opens 15 January, 2019


Arid forest and mountain.

Arizona’s Valley of the Sun

This three-day workshop will focus on resources for teachers in the greater Phoenix area as part of the 2019 Annual Meeting.


20-23 September, 2019

Cost: $300 (partial scholarships available)

Registration opens 1 March, 2019


GeoTeachers Blog

GSA Experts Spotlight Local Geology to Inspire Teachers in New Field Workshop Program

Workshops include field trip transportation, food, and housing. Travel to/from host site is not included. Graduate course credits available for $100/credit tuition.

Learn more on the GeoTeachers Blog.

GeoTeachers Blog

About GeoTeachers

The GeoTeachers Program supports K-12 teachers through professional development opportunities throughout the year. You'll find us presenting free standing workshops as well as at various GSA Section, NAGT, and some local educator conferences. GSA's Annual Meeting is a wonderful opportunity for teachers to stay abreast with current scientific research and for teachers to sharpen their teaching skills. Take advantage of one of our professional development opportunities this year!

Share Your Expertise

Geoscience educators, scientists, practicing geologists and master teachers interested in sharing expertise, field knowledge, or contacts related to these or future workshops:

Let Us Know

Classroom GPS demonstration.

Shelley Olds, UNAVCO

Field lecture at rock formation.

Troy Simpson; Watseka, Illinois teacher

Field lecture at Trail of Time plaque.

Steve Semken, ASU Introduces "Trail of Time"

Cancellation Policy: Participants needing to cancel may do so up to the early registration deadline and receive a refund of 50% of the registration fee.