2023 Birding

Birding Institute

Saturdays, April 15 & 22, 2023
  • Who: K-12 Educators
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Saturdays, April 15th & 22nd, 2023 8:00 am to 4:00 pm lunch provided
  • Where: McColl Pond ELC, Savage, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 15 participants
  • Credits: Earn 20 CEUs with an option to earn additional hours

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Sartell Nature Journaling Workshop

Nature Journaling Workshop in Sartell, MN

Thursday, June 15th, 2023
  • Who: K-12 Educators
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Thursday, June 15th, 2023 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Where: Resource Training and Solutions – Sartell, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 20 participants
  • Credits: Earn 12 CEUs with an option to earn 8 additional hours

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2023 ecology

Ecology Institute

Monday – Wednesday June 26 – 28, 2023
  • Who: Teachers, naturalists, and environmental educators, grades 3-12
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, June 26, 27, & 28, 2023 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Where: Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park, Monticello, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 15 participants
  • Credits: Earn 30 CEUs

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2023 summer preschool

Summer Preschool Outdoors Workshop

Thursday, June 29th, 2023
  • Who: Preschool teachers (instructors of 3-5-year-olds)
  • What: FREE teacher training
  • When: Thursday, June 29, 2023¬† 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Where: McColl Pond ELC, Savage, MN
  • Class size: Limited to 25 participants
  • Credit: Earn 4 CEUs

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2023 summer tt three-day

Summer
Three-Day Workshop

Monday-Wednesday, July 10-12, 2023
  • Who: K-8 teachers, naturalists, and environmental educators
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, July 10, 11, & 12, 2023 10:00 am – 3 pm
  • Where: McColl Pond ELC, Savage, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 30 participants
  • Credit: Earn 15 CEUs

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rochester 2023

Nature Journaling Workshop in Rochester, MN

Thursday, July13th, 2023
  • Who: K-12 Educators
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Thursday, July 13th, 2023 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Where: Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center, Rochester, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 20 participants
  • Credits: Earn 12 CEUs with an option to earn 8 additional hours

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2023 Insect

Insect Institute

Monday – Wednesday, July 17 – 19, 2023
  • Who: Teachers, naturalists, and environmental educators, grades K-12
  • What: FREE Professional development
  • When: Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, July 17, 18, & 19, 2023 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Where: Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park, Monticello, MN
  • Class Size: Limited to 15 participants
  • Credits: Earn 30 CEUs

Spots fill up quickly, register today!

New from Jeffers Foundation - Phenology Friday!

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Good Sense

An Educator’s Guide to

Outdoor Sensory Activities

We receive five senses at birth – to learn, explore, and reach logical conclusions from our own observations & experiences.
We hope these activities will help you discover & explore the limitless possibilities available by using your senses.
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