Environmental Workshop Offered for Educators

Once again, a Project Earth Environmental Education Workshop is being offered for educators as well as other individuals desiring to earn Continuing Education Units. The workshop is open to all educators kindergarten through 12th grades. The workshop dates are Tuesday, June 12th – Thursday, June 14th, 2018.

During the three days, hands-on activities, a field trip and speakers are utilized to teach about water, soil, wildlife, geology, recycling, agriculture, urban ecology, forestry and other natural resource subject areas. Experts from local, state and federal agencies, conservation organizations, local agriculture producers and other guest speakers will conduct presentations and provide resource materials.

If you enjoy the outdoors and conservation this is a fun, three day workshop aimed at supplementing your curriculum no matter what subject area you teach.

The workshop will be held at the event venue The Gin, in Flora, MS. Participants will earn 2.5 Continuing Education Units through Mississippi College. The cost of the workshop is $60 and includes all course materials, meals and CEU’s.

Workshop hours are from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. For more information or to register contact the Madison Soil & Water Conservation District. ( 601-859-4272 Ext. 3) email inquiries may be sent to: celia.miller@ms.nacdnet.net