The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) offers an annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence. The conference is primarily directed at community college and university faculty, staff, and administrators.
This page from the SAGE 2YC project provides a number of useful career profiles, which were produced from interviews conducted with geoscience professionals in a variety of workforce sectors. The profiles discuss what the individual does in their position and the educational path that led to their position. Some feature advice for others who would like to pursue a similar career path. Users may use the search feature or browse the categories of academic, industry, government or alternative. Each profile includes the interview and a photo of the professional.
This activity, from Hagerstown Community College, introduces students to plant parts with the use of a microscope or magiscope. The lesson can be tailored to various reading and comprehension levels between pre-kindergarten and early middle school, and adjusted to meet specific learning goals the educator has in mind. Activity directions for these varying levels are included, with two variations of an activity worksheet for students of varying reading comprehension.