Flying WILD
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Flying WILD professional development workshops are designed with urban/suburban educators in mind. Each training session provides formal and nonformal teachers of K–12 students with a comprehensive overview of "Flying WILD: An Educator's Guide to Celebrating Birds," as well as practical, hands-on training in its implementation. Workshop facilitators also share information about migratory birds and their conservation needs and help participants become networked into the bird conservation community in their community. Each participating educator receives a complimentary copy of "Flying WILD: An Educator's Guide to Celebrating Birds" and a certificate indicating 6 hours of professional development training upon completion of the workshop. This workshop is approved for Criteria I credit in the NC EE Certification program. Bring a bag lunch and drink. Adult Workshop; FREE, but preregistration required.
Growing Up WILD
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
This workshop is geared toward educators of children between the ages of 3–7 years old and is correlated to the National Association for the Education of Young People Standards and the Head Start Domains. Facilitated by Casey Williams, this 6-hour workshop counts as a Criteria I workshop in the NC Environmental Education Certification Program. CEU credit will be available upon the completion of a homework assignment. Meet at the Blue Jay Center for Environmental Education and bring a bag lunch and drink. Preregistration is required for this FREE workshop.