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Environmental Explorations NYC: Teacher Workshops

A NYCDOE After School Professional Development 36 hour course for NYC teachers offered by the Friends of Van Cortlandt Park, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, and the Bronx River Alliance. This course uses hands-on activities to bring NYC's local outdoor resources and nature into the classroom and enhance classroom learning. Materials covered include Project WILD, Project WET, Project Learning Tree and more, in addition to introducing teachers to local environmental resources. Teachers will be provided with new strategies for introducing environmental topics in connection with math, literacy, and art, fostering student leadership and developing higher order thinking skills

The course meets at the following dates and times
Tues-Fri Feb 21-24 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, February 25 11:30 - 4:00 pm

All sessions with the exception of Saturday will be held at 3990 Hillman Ave., Bronx, NY 10463.

Date and time
2012-02-21 to 2012-02-25
Web link
http://www.vancortlandt.org/documents/enviroexplorNYC_flyer_feb12.pdf
City
Bronx
State or Province
NY
Country
USA

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