Chad Heinzel

Chad Heinzel
Associate professor of Geology & Science Education & UNI STEM Chair

Education should provide the tools for a widening and deepening of life, for increased appreciation of all one sees or experiences. It should equip a person to live well, to understand what is happening about him/her, for to live well one must live with awareness. - Louis L’Amour

STEM Education Research Areas 1. Place-based education 2. Using GIS in the classroom 3. Developing inquiry-based geology activities 4. Applications of mobile technologies in K-16 education

Central Region Director for the National Association of Earth Science Teachers http://www.nestanet.org