EDUCATION & OUTREACH

Translating the science of the Critical Interface Network

The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center in Partnership with the Critical Interface Network, is working to bring the science of CINet to the classroom and beyond. Stay tuned for upcoming teachers workshops, NGSS aligned lessons, Junior Scientist Council Webinars and more.

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STEP INTO THE ZONE

High school students from East St. Louis learn about the Critical Zone.

CRITICAL ZONE IN A CUP

Critical Zone in a Cup models a soil profile that you can eat!

"UNSILOING" SCIENCE

Students learn how Earth's Spheres intersect to form the Critical Zone

RIVERLAB VIDEOS

Check out educational videos featuring RiverLab!

RIVERLAB ACTIVITY

4th Graders learn about the RiverLab and envision themselves as scientists

CINET IN THE CLASSROOM

Crumpled Watershed Activity

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Upcoming Events

Follow here for updates and events and Junior Council Webinars

FRIDAY, MARCH 8TH AT 9 AM CDT

CINet Junior Council Webinars

Convective Storms over South America – a land surface perspective (speaker: Dr. Francina Dominguez).

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Tune in Wednesday, February 21st from 7-8 PM to hear Jinyu Wang present for the Illinois RiverWatch Winter Speaker Series

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BRINGING THE SCIENCE OF THE CRITICAL ZONE TO K-12 CLASSROOMS

CINet in the Classroom

Stay tune for lessons!

Students Gather around the Enviroscape
Fourth graders are learning about agricultural run-off and its affects on local streams.

CINet Educational Videos

NETWORKING * CAREER BUILDING * MENTORSHIP

The CINet Junior Scientist Council

Watch our monthly webinars!

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Follow them on Twitter at CINetJScientist and watch their webinars on YouTube at CINet Junior Scientist Council.