Monday, February 17, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EST)
Palm Bay, FL
Free Professional Development Workshops for Florida Charter Teachers!
The Department of Environmental Protection's Office of Environmental Education will be hosting a Project WILD and Aquatic WILD workshop for Charter School Teachers in Brevard County on February 17th, 2014. Registration is required to attend the workshop.
Project WILD and Aquatic WILD are multidisciplinary programs for K-12 grades. It features hands-on learning activities, differentiated instruction, reading and technology connections, outdoor explorations and can be used to enhance your STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and Art programming.
This workshop will provide you with both the basic Project WILD and Aquatic WILD guides and training. Get two for one!
There is no cost to register or attend this professional development training and all attending teachers who have completed the training will receive certificates of completion, 6 hours of training in the program, and 2 activity guidebooks filled with engaging hands-on activities.
For further information about this training, contact Rachel Fry, 850-245-2461 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
Fl. Dept. of Environmental Protection
The Department of Environmental Protection protects and manages Florida's natural resources while enforcing the environmental laws that protect these unique treasures. Overseeing the more than 160 award-winning state parks, the Department is also charged with conserving environmentally-sensitive lands, restoring waterways and preserving the state's historical and cultural resources through Florida Forever.
The Office of Environmental Education seeks to cultivate and support environmental citizenship: the awareness, understanding and appreciation of Florida's environment; and the capacity to think critically and participate constructively in its protection. The Office of Environmental Education’s core program includes outdoor experiential environmental education for middle school students, the annual Florida Green School Awards Program, and summer teacher professional development workshops. In addition, the Office of Environmental Education supports outreach initiatives within the Department of Environmental Protection, including the agency’s annual Earth Day at the Capitol event, as well as regional education efforts such as the Gulf of Mexico Alliance’s Environmental Education