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Environmental Education Events

Increasing Student Engagement and Literacy Skills Through Energy

10/23/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Infuse relevant information and various teaching methods into content area while increasing student engagement and energy literacy. This workshop will provide cross-curricular hands-on activities to develop STEM skills focused on energy concepts...

Working Toward a “Three Dimensional” Approach to K-8 Science Learning

10/23/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Wisconsin's new Standards for Science and the Next Generation Science Standards both encourage a multifaceted approach to teaching and learning. This more holistic view also mirrors many of the goals of environmental education, making the...

Step Outside and into Engagement: Outdoor Classroom Leadership

10/24/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Harness the benefits of the most interactive instruction possible: learning on school grounds, outside the four walls of the classroom. Conducting class outside offers many academic, social and emotional benefits for students. Studies link outdoor...

Project Learning Tree "Carbon & Climate" Workshop for 6th-8th Grade Teachers

10/24/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Join us for the day and get hands-on practice using Project Learning Tree's new middle school science curriculum unit, Carbon & Climate. This new resource is everything you expect from PLT: engaging, student-centered activities that help teach...

Project Learning Tree Early Childhood Workshop

10/25/2018 -
4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
​Foster a sense of wonder in young children through Project Learning Tree's Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood. Designed for all early childhood educators, PLT's hands-on activities address different learning styles while integrating...

Project Learning Tree Early Childhood Workshop

10/30/2018 -
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Take your young learners outside this winter! Foster a sense of wonder in young children through Project Learning Tree's Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood. Designed for all early childhood educators, PLT's hands-on activities help foster...

Utilizing the School Building as a Teaching Tool: Investigations in Energy Efficiency

11/05/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Empower students and staff to be part of the energy solution through relevant experimentation using cutting-edge technology. This workshop utilizes the school building as a teaching tool to explore energy efficiency concepts and evaluate energy use...

Project Learning Tree "Energy in Ecosystems" Workshop for 3rd-5th Grade Teachers

11/06/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Join us for the day and get hands-on practice using Project Learning Tree's new 3rd-5th grade science curriculum unit, Energy in Ecosystems, as well as elementary energy education materials from the KEEP Program. Project Learning Tree's new resource...

Increasing Student Engagement and Literacy Skills Through Energy

11/14/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Infuse relevant information and various teaching methods into content area while increasing student engagement and energy literacy. This workshop will provide cross-curricular hands-on activities to develop STEM skills focused on energy concepts...

Energize Your Curriculum with Renewable Energy

11/15/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
This workshop offers hands-on activities, class discussions, and classroom-based applications to help analyze energy information and create strategies and techniques to enhance students’ understanding of renewable energy. Participants will explore...