• Giant Sequoia Trees

    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

Professional Development

The General Sherman Tree, the world's largest tree, named in 1879 by a Civil War veteran.

A California Phenology Project Educator's Workshop is scheduled for April 17-18, 2014. This free workshop explores phenology (the study of seasonal biological events like migrations and flowering), using phenology to track changes in climate, and how you can connect your students or community to parks and science.

Project Based Learning in the Great Outdoors workshop for local teachers is coming up this summer, August 3-6, 2014. Spend time in the parks while preparing to connect your students to local landscapes through authenic PBL experiences.

Teacher-Ranger-Teacher: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks will be hosting three local area teacher in the Teacher-Ranger-Teacher program this summer. Please contact the Education Coordinator to apply.

Host a teacher workshop: New to Rangers in the Classroom or our In-Parks Field trips? You can get your whole school invoved through a teacher workshop at your site. Contact the Education Coordinator to set up a workshop for your school.

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