Workshops train educators and community members on diverse water topics to promote water awareness. Educators may earn professional development credit.
The registration fee for all workshops is $40. Participants will receive an activity guide of their choice containing Project WET water education activities.
Optional professional development credit is available through Boise State University or Northwest Nazarene University. An outside assignment is required for those who are taking the workshop for credit. Participants register and pay $60 per credit online at the respective university website. A credit registration link will be emailed to participants before the workshop.
To register for a workshop, click the link below and follow instructions through Boise Parks and Recreation or contact the Boise WaterShed for details.
Idaho Ecosystems with WILD, WET & PLT (Virtual workshop)
November 5 - December 1, 2020 | Online
Required zoom sessions: Nov. 5, Nov. 19 and Dec. 1. Hours: 7:00-8:30 pm (Mountain). The rest of the course is asynchronous.
In this interactive virtual class, receive training and award-winning materials from Project WILD, Project WET and Project Learning Tree, with which you will engage upper elementary students in learning about Idaho ecosystems. The class includes three synchronous Zoom sessions (up to 4.5 hours), with most course work done asynchronously. For part of the class you will choose one of the curricula (WILD, WET or PLT) to explore in more depth, and will receive that program’s comprehensive activity guide(s). You will leave the course with plans to use materials from the course with students, whether teaching in the classroom or remotely – both indoors and out.
Cost: $45, 1 PD credit offered through BSU and NNU for an additional $60.