Georgia Teacher Conservation Workshop

Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center 543 Elliott Trail, Mansfield, GA, United States

The Georgia Teacher Conservation Workshop is a week-long workshop that uses the forest as a window to environmental education. Activities are led by foresters, biologists, educators, and industry professionals. This interdisciplinary workshop focuses on the environmental, economical, and social benefits of Georgia’s forestry and wildlife communities. Sessions take place mostly outdoors in the forest and in manufacturing facilities and will demonstrate the cycle of growing trees and managing for wildlife, water and recreation.

$50

Environmental Experience for Early Childhood

Valdosta State Univsersity STEAM Center 1302 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, GA, United States

Contact with nature has a positive impact on children's learning, health, and behavior. This professional development opportunity offers early childhood educators and caregivers activities and information to help you safely take young children outdoors and bring nature into your classroom, hands-on experiences for children ages 3 to 6 that integrate investigations of nature with art, […]

$35

Tennessee Teacher’s Conservation Workshop

Cardin Forest Products 2543 Battle Creek Road, South Pittsburg, TN, United States

In support of our neighboring states, Georgia PLT wants to share with you the opportunity to attend Tennessee's Teacher Conservation Workshop. The Teacher's Conservation Workshop is a free week-long workshop for educators who want to incorporate the environment into their everyday curriculum. This workshop is designed with the teacher in mind with hands-on activities and field trips allowing you to learn the latest techniques in forest management that can be utilized in the classroom.

From the forest, to the products. learn about the wood using industries and the care taken to ensure future forest health. This workshop explores economic links between natural resource management and stewardship.

$25

Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood

Valdosta State Univsersity STEAM Center 1302 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, GA, United States

Contact with nature has a positive impact on children's learning, health, and behavior. This professional development opportunity offers early childhood educators and caregivers activities and information to help you safely take young children outdoors and bring nature into your classroom, hands-on experiences for children ages 3 to 6 that integrate investigations of nature with art, […]

$35

Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Educator Training

Valdosta State Univsersity STEAM Center 1302 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, GA, United States

Teaching students how to think, not what to think! Join us for a high-quality professional development event that will introduce you to investigation-based, place-based, hand-on, experiential educational materials aligned with state academic standards along with a diverse and supportive professional network. Register Online at: https://forms.gle/Pi9iQgzxEGU4EmaZ8

Free

Urban STE(A)M

Dunwoody Nature Center 5343 Roberts Drive, Dunwoody, GA, United States

Join like-minded "outside the box" educators and explore the world of nature-based teaching. This session's theme will be URBAN TREE CONSERVATION and how to utilize your school campus to connect the natural environment to K-12 standards for any subject. Leave inspired, with accessible resources and realistic strategies for making learning more relevant. Whether your goal […]

Free

Environmental Education Professional Development with Projects WET, WILD & Learning Tree

Fortson 4-H Center 999 Fortson Road, Hampton, GA, United States

Projects WET, WILD, and Learning Tree are research-based and field-tested environmental education curricula designed for use by formal and informal educators. All three programs are interdisciplinary in nature and support Georgia school standards in science, agriculture/natural resources, math, social studies, language arts, and more. After successful completion of this workshop individuals will be certified educators […]

$119 – $177

Triple Early Childhood Workshop w/ PLT, WET & WILD

Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center 543 Elliott Trail, Mansfield, GA, United States

Join Georgia's Projects Learning Tree, WET & WILD in an exploration of three early childhood curricula that targets ages 3 - 9. Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children is an early childhood education activity guide that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world […]

$49

Exploring Energy in Ecosystems with Project Learning Tree

Georgia Forestry Commission 5645 Riggins Mill Road, Dry Branch, GA, United States

Join Georgia Project Learning Tree in an exploration of a new grade band e-unit containing a unit approach on different topic areas. These units contain five hands on activities, learning progressions, online quizzes, assessments, resources and more! Join us as we pilot our 3rd - 5th grade band focused on Energy in Ecosystems. Students focus […]

$40

Projects Learning Tree, WET, and WILD Facilitator Workshop featuring Project Underground

Mosiac, the Jekyll Island Museum 100 Stable Road, Jekyll Island, GA, United States

Projects Learning Tree, WET and WILD are teaming up to bring you a facilitator training so that you may bring the best environmental education curricula to your fellow educators and community members. Leave certified to hold your own Project Learning Tree, WET, and/or WILD workshops. This year we are offering a special training opportunity with […]

$115