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Open Space Stewardship Workshop for Secondary Teachers

April 15, 2013 8:15PM EDT to June 14, 2013 9:15PM EDT

Brookhaven National Laboratory

This practical, hands-on workshop provides an opportunity to experience the equipment and field techniques that are useful in Open Space Stewardship Program. The four day workshop (July 15-19 2013) seeks to make Open Space Stewardship Program a part of your classroom and school, explore the interdisciplinary nature of Open Space Stewardship and how it can serve as a basis for multiple content areas, find open spaces near your school, and develop a plan for implementing OSSP in your classroom, learn about and practice field and hands-on techniques for studying the environment, examine ways to incorporate Open Space activities into your school day, correlate Open Space to local and state learning standards and expectations, and instill an understanding of, and appreciation for, the outdoor environment in your students.

Contact 

Dr. Melvyn Morris
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Bldg.438 – P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000
631-344-5963 (phone)
631-344-5832 (fax)
mmorris@bnl.gov