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MWEE Teacher Workshop- Eastern PA

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 9:00 am - 3:-00 pm

Stroud Water Research Center

970 Spencer Rd., Avondale, PA 17018

Act 48: 5.5 hrs.

Fee: Free! Includes lunch! Pre-registration is required!

Implement Meaningful Watershed Education in Your Classroom! Are you a Pennsylvania K-12 teacher passionate about bringing relevant and real watershed education into your classroom? Learn how to implement Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs) to advance environmental literacy and stewardship while increasing standards-based student achievement. MWEEs are learner-centered experiences in which students investigate local environmental issues and complete informed action projects.

These hybrid (online and face-to-face) workshops will help you plug existing activities and lessons into the MWEE instructional framework. While becoming Certified MWEE Teacher Ambassadors, you will discover partnerships with EE providers in your region, participate in planning discussions, and sample watershed education activities. Environmental education providers are also welcome to attend.

Earn six Act 48 credits in the face-to-face workshop! Please complete the MWEE 101 online course prior to the workshop to receive three additional Act 48 creditsFind the MWEE 101 online course here.

BONUS! All attending educators will receive instructional materials at the workshop. One attending school district will WIN a $500 stipend for instructional materials, and four others will receive $250! If funding is needed to cover a substitute teacher so you may attend the workshop, please indicate so on the registration form. Click here to register.

Questions? Contact Steve Kerlin at skerlin@stroudcenter.org or call 610-268-2153 ext. 297. Funding made possible through generous B-WET grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA Grant #NA17NMF4570274).

Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 9:00am to 3:00pm

Stroud Water Research Center 970 Spencer Rd., Avondale, PA 17018

Bureau

State Parks

Categories

Workshops, Training, Teacher

Region

North

Target Audience

Teachers/Educators

Website

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FA...

Cost

free

Hashtag

#teacherworkshop

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