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WIM CA Teacher Conference 2025

"Educating on Mineral Resources"

**Please note that this event has been postponed from 2024 to 2025**

JOIN US FOR A FUN-FILLED DAY OF LEARNING ABOUT CALIFORNIA’S IMPORTANT ROCKS AND MINERALS!

Women in Mining – California Chapter (WIM-CA) is organizing this conference to offer information about California’s rocks and minerals in a concentrated format that is usually not available. This conference is designed to provide lesson plans, hands-on workshops, classroom materials, and tours for K-12 teachers. Workshops are divided into: K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 levels.

Who Should Attend:
All K-12 teachers who need help meeting the State Standards in Earth Science. Subject matter is
applicable and informative for all levels, from the novice to the science “expert.” All classroom activities,
lesson plans, materials, videos, and mine tour experiences have been geared for specific standards and are ready for use in the classroom.

Purpose:
To provide California teachers with information and practical applications that will be of assistance in the teaching of earth science, and in particular, the important role minerals play in our daily lives.

Continuing Education Credits:
A letter certifying up to 16 hours of continuing education will be provided. Check with your district office to be sure this meets your local requirements.

Registration: To register online for the conference, click here >>

Contributions: If you’d like to make a contribution to this important event, click here >>

DAY 1 PROGRAM
Date: June 2nd, 7:30am – 4:30pm
Location: California State University Campus
 

Group Lectures and Hands-On Workshops

Consumer Uses of Minerals

How and Where Minerals Are Formed

Conversations with Industry

Minerals and the Environment

DAY 2 PROGRAM
Date: June 3rd, 8:00am – 4:00pm
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton
 

GROUP LECTURES AND MORE

Careers

Tours

Classroom Materials

Date

Mon - Tue, Jun 02 - 03 2025

Time

PST
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location

California State University
California State University
5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino, CA

Organizer

Suzanne Seivright-Sutherland
Suzanne Seivright-Sutherland
Phone
909-844-2297
Email
sseivright@calcima.org
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