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Upcoming Educator Workshops

Schedule of Educator Workshops

* Also check the Annual Teacher Institutes held in various locations across NYS for workshop opportunities.

Project WILD (K - 12th grades)

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  • Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    Montezuma Audubon Center in Savanah, NY - Wayne County
    Register with: Donna Richardson at (315) 365-3580
  • Monday, February 27, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - St. Lawrence County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Aquatic WILD (K - 12th grades)

  • None scheduled at this time

Growing Up WILD (Early Childhood Curriculum)

  • Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    Montezuma Audubon Center in Savanah, NY - Wayne County
    Register with: Donna Richardson at (315) 365-3580
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - St. Lawrence County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Flying WILD

  • None scheduled at this time

Project WET 2.0 (K - 12th grades)

  • Monday, February 27, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - St. Lawrence County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Project Learning Tree (PLT)

PreK-8th Grade Guide

  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - St. Lawrence County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Secondary Modules (PLT) (6-12th grades)

  • None scheduled at this time

Early Childhood Experiences (PLT)

  • Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    Montezuma Audubon Center in Savanah, NY - Wayne County
    Register with: Donna Richardson at (315) 365-3580
  • Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon (SNOW Date: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017)
    Rogers Environmental Education Center in Sherburne, NY - Chenango County
    Register with: Sara Freedman at env.educator@friendsofrogers.org or 607-674-4733
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - St. Lawrence County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Train-the-Trainer Workshops (to become a facilitator)

These workshops are two-day trainings, requiring attendance both days, and are for specific curricula. They are offered on a limited basis, move around the state, and may not return for two or more years. We are trying to have a more set schedule with a built-in rotation around the state but please note the location of these special workshops. We do NOT offer funding to cover travel, lodging, mileage, and there may be a charge for lunch.

Early Childhood (both PLT's Early Childhood Experiences AND Growing Up WLD)

  • Thursday & Friday, March 30 & 31, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM DAILY
    Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake, NY - Hamilton County
    Register with: Betsy Ukeritis at r678ed@dec.ny.gov
    Cost: $25 total to cover lunch both days

WET and Aquatic WILD

  • Friday & Saturday, December 8 & 9, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM DAILY
    5 Rivers Environmental Education Center in Delmar, NY - Albany County
    Register with: Betsy Ukeritis at r678ed@dec.ny.gov
    Cost: $25 total to cover lunch both days

To schedule ANY workshops in your area

Email: edprofdevel@dec.ny.gov

State Co-coordinators for the Projects

Project Learning Tree: Betsy Ukeritis & Randy Caccia

Project WILD (all forms): Betsy Ukeritis & Drew Hopkins

Project WET: Betsy Ukeritis & Drew Hopkins