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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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  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - Jefferson County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479
  • Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM
    Reinstein Woods Environmental Education Center, Depew, NY - Erie County
    Register with: Reinstein Woods at 716-683-5959

Aquatic WILD (K - 12th grades)

  • None scheduled at this time

Growing Up WILD (Early Childhood Curriculum)

  • Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - Jefferson County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479

Flying WILD

  • Friday, May 5, 2017 from 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM
    SUNY Plattsburg, Plattsburg, NY - Clinton County
    Register with: Betsy Ukeritis at r678ed@dec.ny.gov

Project WET 2.0 (K - 12th grades)

  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - Jefferson County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479
  • Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM
    Reinstein Woods Environmental Education Center, Depew, NY - Erie County
    Register with: Reinstein Woods at 716-683-5959

Project Learning Tree (PLT)

PreK-8th Grade Guide

  • Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - Jefferson County
    Register with: Molly Farrell at (315) 482-2479
  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
    Reinstein Woods Environmental Education Center, Depew, NY - Erie County
    Register with: Reinstein Woods at 716-683-5959

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

  • None scheduled at this time

Early Childhood Experiences (PLT)

  • Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Minna Common Anthony Nature Center, Wellesley Island St Park, Wellesley Island, NY - Jefferson 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)

  • Postponed Until early July 2017
    TBD - possibly Syracuse or Capital District
    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