BUTLER — Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities will be available at Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors Inc., 5370 Bunker Hill Road, north of Butler.
The following are free teacher workshops:
Natural Cache GPS (Global Positioning System) workshop will be presented Saturday 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Learn the basics of GPS (Global Positioning System) technology, how to use a GPS receiver, principles of Leave No Trace and Cache In, Trash Out, and ways to apply the use of GPS to all aspects of classroom curriculum. Experience firsthand the excitement of geocaching! GPS units are available for use in this workshop. All participants will receive printed reference materials and a certificate confirming six contact hours.
This workshop will be offered again on Monday, Jan. 16, 2012.
Preregistration required via email at email@example.com.
Project Learning Tree Focus on Forests Secondary Module will be presented Thursday, Dec. 15, from 1 to 5 p.m. Project Learning Tree is providing this secondary module guide free of charge. The module is designed for secondary teachers to use in teaching environmental sciences, but the content is applicable to middle school curriculum as well. Activities will focus on monitoring forest growth and health, invasive species, and current issues regarding forest use. All participants will receive the Focus on Forests Secondary Module and a certificate confirming four contact hours. Preregister by Nov. 23, to assure availability of curriculum guide.
Call Steve James at 419-938-6671; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Published on November 16, 2011