Association of Polar Early Career Scientists



Polar Outreach Catalogue

ANDRILL-ARISE (ANDRILL Research Immersion for Science Educators)
  • Educators, Teachers
Teachers from Germany, Italy, New Zealand and the USA accompanied a multi-disciplinary science team to Antarctica where they used their experiences to develop teaching resources and experiences they then shared with their classrooms and fellow educators.

By including science educators in ANDRILL's field research discipline teams, teachers collaborate with their colleagues and the scientists to develop mechanisms and materials to connect ANDRILL science to the public. The program provides science educators with a first hand view of authentic science in action and an in-depth understanding of the process and nature of science. Educators use their expertise to design and implement innovative approaches to geoscience education and public outreach.
  • Educational expedition - teachers
Louise T. Huffman, Coordinator of Ed. and Outreach
ANDRILL, Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), Antarctica New Zealand, Programme Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), the US-NSF Office of Polar Programs (OPP), US Antarctic Program (USAP)
USA, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Antarctica, Brazil, Egypt, France, Greenland, Portugal, Norway, Rwanda, UK, Zambia
June 2005 to ongoing
Yes, all of it
English, Italian, Germany, Arabic, Spanish, Russian, French
Polar Science and Global Climate: An international resource for education and outreach, Online survey

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