• A translucent blanket of clouds hangs over the snowy continental divide above Bear Lake Road. NPS Photo by VIP Olsen

    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

Teacher Workshops

Rocky Mountain National Park offers a variety of education workshops each year. These interdisciplinary workshops combine instruction, activities, field sessions, curriculum review, and field trip planning. We can also design custom professional development workshops for school staff at your site or ours to meet your needs. Academic credit is often available for workshops.

Contact Us:
If you have questions or would like to arrange a professional development workshop for your school, please contact Mark DeGregorio, Education and Outreach Coordinator, at (970) 586-3777.

 
A workshop participant dresses as a ptarmigan.

A Life in the Cold: Winter Ecology workshop participant tries out ptarmigan adaptations.

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Life in the Cold: Winter Ecology Workshop
This Winter Workshop explores the characteristics of winter and the strategies that plants and animals use to survive the challenges of winter in the Rocky Mountains. Participants explore the winter world by snowshoe as they learn about the science of snow and try out lessons for the classroom and the field. This workshop will be offered February 20-22, 2015. To view the workshop Save the Date flyer, click here. To be added to the list to receive more information as details become available send us an email.

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