Upcoming Project Learning Tree® Trainings:
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Wednesdays, September 28 & October 26, 2016 *2-Day Event
Project Learning Tree (K-8); (Regional Office of Education)
This Professional Learning Experience series will focus on Project Learning Tree lessons which integrate science, math, and English/language arts to help bring the New Illinois Learning Standards and STEM applications to the existing curriculum.
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Heartland Library System, Edwardsville
Cost: No Charge for Madison County ROE 41 Cooperative Members/ $25 All Other Participants.
Registration includes Project Learning Tree Activity Guide and resources; Participants should bring lunch; 14 Credit Hours (4 Hours between sessions included for lesson implementation).
Register: Online at www.roe41.org
Facilitators: Marvin Warner, Madison County ROE email@example.com (618) 692.5561
*This workshop certifies participant to apply for GreenWorks! grant
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Illinois Forests and Climate Change, Project Learning Tree (Grades 6-12)
This Professional Learning Experience will introduce a new Project Learning Tree (PLT) secondary module on how climate change impacts the Illinois forest ecosystems, the role of forests in sequestering carbon, and strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to changing climatic conditions. The module includes 14 engaging activities designed for use in life science, environmental science, and agriculture classes in grades 9-12, with adaptations for use in middle school classrooms. Participants will each receive a copy of the Forests and Climate Change Guide. More information about the Forest and Climate Change in Illinois can be accessed at the following website: http://tinyurl.com/jrzl6nb.
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: South Cook Intermediate Service Center, Chicago Heights
Cost: $75.00 includes Project, Learning Tree Forests & Climate Change Activity Guide and resources; 6 Credit Hours
Register: Online at https://www.s-cook.org/scws3/Usedful/WorkShopsPage.aspx (Training # 05480)
Facilitators: Colleen M. Sexton, Ph.D firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration Questions: Kathleen Doyle email@example.com
Project Learning Tree® for Naturalists, Scouts and Caregivers
Join us for an exciting professional development opportunity for anyone who works with students age 3-15 in non-formal education settings including Master Naturalists, scout leaders, parents, and volunteers.
Saturday, March 25, 2016 from 1-5pm
Anita Purves Nature Center, Urbana
Registration includes Project Learning Tree Nature Activities for Families Activity Guide and resources
Registration Opens December 1 via phone, (217) 367-1544
Facilitators: Savannah Donovan firstname.lastname@example.org, Urbana Park District & Stacey Clementz email@example.com, Champaign County Forest Preserve District
Online Project Learning Tree® (K-8) Professional Development Training
Any Time (4 hr. duration, any pace) from your computer
Cost: $40.00 includes training and Electronic Project Learning Tree Activity Guide
Online Environmental Experiences in Early Childhood Professional Development Training
Any Time (3 hr. duration, any pace) from your computer
Cost: $30.00 includes training and Electronic PLT Environmental Experiences in Early Childhood Guide with accompanying downloadable music files