Upcoming and Past professional development opportunities:
In-Person 2014 Workshops
Dates, times and locations to be announced soon.
Free Registration for all educators in the Columbia River Watershed
Explore the connections between the land and the water through inquiry-based activities. Learn how to create and lead field investigations, and lead students to develop their own field investigations. Take your student activities and research projects to the next level! This program features: formulate questions about the site; design and conduct a field investigation; prepares you to conduct similar programs with your students! FREE clock hours
For more information contact the park's education specialist.
ArcGIS Online for Education
Learn about GIS and how you can use it with your students in a variety of applications and settings. Explore creating online maps, collecting and adding data to those maps, share maps in galleries, use mobile devices and learn about additional opportunitites with ArcGIS.
Learn how to incorporate environmental education into your existing science, language arts and social studies curriculums and The River Mile. Participants receive the most recent edition of the Project WET curriculum guide.Lessons are specifically chosen to support The River Mile projects.
Project Learning Tree and Project WILD
Learn how to incorporate environmental education into your exisiting science, language arts and social studies curriculums and The River Mile. Lessons are specifically chosen to support The River Mile projects.
For more information and to register for a webinar send an email to the park's Education Specialist.
Introduction to The River Mile
This webinar provides an overview of model student lessons, professional development opportunties, participation in the network and expectations.
Introduction to ArcGIS Online
This webinar is an overview of the online mapping program ArcGIS Online. In this overview you will see what is available through the free online capabilities as well as through the subscription service for organizations. See what you can do with maps!