UAS Sitka Represented at Statewide Academic Conference
The annual conference took place October 23- 25 in Sitka, Alaska. Several Sitka faculty served as speakers for breakout sessions.
Fisheries Technology professors Reid Brewer and Joel Markis led a session called College Fisheries Coursework Available on the iPad,which focused on the use of mobile technology in the classroom. Marine Biology professor Jan Straley, along with Sitka Sound Science Center manager Lisa Busch, discussed Sitka’s Scientists in the Schools program in the session Working Scientists into your Classroom. Math professor Joe Liddle also offered a session entitled Intro to Khan Academy, which explored the educational tool from both teacher and student perspectives.