Most workshops are offered free of charge or at a reduced rate. See below for details on upcoming workshops.
Got Elk? Fall Research in the Smokies
Exploring Curriculum Connections
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Join us at Oconaluftee Visitor Center as we immerse ourselves in "Exploring Curriculum Connections" using the resources of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Activities will focus on hands-on-learning, incorporating local cultures into lessons, and creative ways to record information. Register online. For additional information, visit www.seekingpathsinnature.org/events.
The Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont is a residential environmental learning center located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Tremont offers workshops and programs for everyone, from teachers to grade school children to Elderhostel groups. Several special programs for teachers are offered including Teacher Escape Weekends, a Southern Appalachian Naturalist Certification series, and Science Teacher Institutes, to help you improve your teaching skills while enjoying the beauty of the park. For more information, call (865) 448-6709 or visit the Tremont website.
The Smoky Mountain Field School offers high-quality workshops, hikes, and adventures for people who want to enhance their enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of the Smokies and the great outdoors. For more information and a schedule of programs, call (865) 974-0150.