Professional Development

Teacher Workshops

Learning History Locally Teacher Workshop: Tue-Wed, April 4-5; and Wed, May 17. Explore the history of the Ohio & Erie Canal and Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and their historical and economic significance for the development of Ohio and the nation. Fee: $50, includes graduate credit from Ashland University. Registration Questions? Contact Roni Staimpel at 216-901-4233 or

All Teacher Workshops


Hey teachers - want to spend a summer living and working in a national park? This is the program for you - work as a park ranger for the summer, then bring the stories and lessons of Cuyahoga Valley back to your students.

All Teacher-Ranger-Teachers

Historical & Environmental Education Reading

CVNP partnered with Western Reserve Public Media to create a free teacher's guide, Generations: Cuyahoga Valley National Park—Preserve and Protect, with middle school lesson plans in mathematics, science, social studies, art, and language arts. This guide is a companion piece to the one-hour Generations: Cuyahoga Valley National Park documentary and the national PBS series, America’s Best Idea.

All Historical & Environmental Education Reading

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville, OH 44141


(330) 657-2752
This information line is answered by staff at Boston Store Visitor Center. Core hours are 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and hours may be extended during peak season. Boston Store Visitor Center is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

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