National Science Teachers Association

Web Seminar: NSTA Science Update: Marine Debris and Microplastics in our Oceans, May 15, 2019

Web Seminar

Join us on Wednesday, May 15, from 7:00 - 8:00 pm Eastern time to learn about the state of plastic pollution across our seas.

Marine debris and microplastics are commonly found along beaches and in the ocean.  The impact of these plastics are economic as well as ecological and need to be addressed.  In this web seminar we will cover the overarching problems, some specific effects and strategies that educators can use in classrooms for prevention.

All participants will receive a certificate of participation and 100 Learning Center activity points for attending and completing the post-program evaluation. An archive and presentation slides will be available at the end of the program.

Presenter: Dorothy Horn


Target Audience: All people interested in science
Date: Wednesday May 15, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM CT / 5:00 PM MT / 4:00 PM PT
New Users: Log in 15 minutes prior to the start time for an introduction to NSTA web seminars.
Duration: 60 minutes


Register Today! to participate in this web seminar. Upon registering you will receive an e-mail confirmation including information about the program and suggested links to visit in preparation of the event. Additional information about the web seminar will be e-mailed to you days before the program.

Each web seminar is a unique, stand-alone, program. Archives of the web seminars and the presenters' PowerPoint presentations will be available through the links on this web page. Learn more about the features of the web seminar and read answers to frequently asked questions from participants.

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