Posts Tagged ‘Professional Learning’

Georgia Farm to School and Early Care and Education Summit with Tasha

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Session: Garden Activities for all Ages Registration is now open for the seventh Georgia Farm to School and Early Care and Education Summit will be held June 7-8 at Helms College in Macon. The Summit features dynamic, hands-on education sessions, workshops, and field trips highlighting gardening, cooking with kids, local procurement, curriculum integration, and more!…

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Children & Nature Network International Conference

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Session: The Nature of Science, STEM, and Stewardship: Strategies for Transformative Teaching The Nature of Science workshop will offer teachers and non-formal educators effective strategies and resources for engaging kids with natural phenomena, using nature as a context for learning, scaffolding a progression from teacher-directed activities to student-directed problem-solving, and organizing the type of projects…

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National Science Teachers Association Conference with Courtney

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Session: Activating Empathy in to Action: Project Hero Project Hero, a free program of the Captain Planet Foundation, challenges students on Project-Based Learning Quests to help locally threatened and endangered species and ecosystems. Speaker: Courtney Kimmel, CPF Director of Strategic Partnerships

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National Science Teachers Association Conference with Karan

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Session: GREAT Projects: A Scaffolded Approach to Phenomenon-, Problem- and Project-Based Learning Explore the GREAT Project Pathways, a suite of tools that students can use to build their own adventures and direct schoolyard projects that solve authentic environmental problems. Investigate ways to incorporate Project-Based Learning with citizen science, engineering challenges, case studies, problem-solving, and sense…

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National Science Teachers Association Conference with Karan

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Session: From Science Ambassadors to 3-D Science in the Schoolyard: A Georgia Model for Professional Learning Join us to explore how Georgia Department of Education and Captain Planet Foundation collaborated to increase teacher capacity for engaging students in three-dimensional science from an environmental perspective. Speakers: Karan Wood, Director, CPF Educator Institute

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