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October 06, 2005

Project Learning Tree plans fall workshops

It must be the impending leaf color change that has brought on all these October Project Learning Tree workshops! For a current listing of PLT workshops statewide, visit the NC PLT web site at www.ces.ncsu.edu/plt. Download literature lists, activity materials, and discover NC PLT online.

We will also be out and about this fall at the North Carolina Charter Schools' Conference, the North Carolina Science Teachers' Professional Development Institute, and other local events. All workshops below, and the materials, are provided free of charge to participants.

October 10
9am - 4pm
PreK-8 Workshop
Holmes Educational State Forest
To Register: Holmes ESF Rangers 828-692-0100 or holmesesf@ncmail.net

October 18
9am - 4pm
PreK-8 Workshop
Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest
To Register: Turnbull Creek ESF Rangers 910-588-4161 or tcesf@intrstar.net

October 18
9am - 4pm
PreK-8 Workshop
Jordan Lake Educational State Forest
Chapel Hill (near Pittsboro)
To Register: Jordan Lake ESF Rangers 919-542-1154 or ncdfrjordanlake@mindspring.com

October 19
9am - 4pm
PreK-12 Workshop (includes the PreK-8 Activity Guide and two High School modules)
Woodmen Camp
To Register: Mark Case 336-498-7750 or WoodmenCamp@aol.com

October 22
9am - 4pm
PreK-8 Workshop
Bur-Mil Park, Frank A Sharpe, Jr. Wildlife Education Center
To Register: Tracy Pegram 336-373-3813 or tracy.pegram@greensboro-nc.gov

And in November....

November 7, Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs, Cary
November 17, Blue Jay Point County Park, Raleigh
And to wrap up the year.....
November 19, Duke University

All the above workshops are six contact hours. To receive 1.0 CEU renewal credits or EE Certification in Criteria I, participants will need to complete a super simple homework assignment for the additional four contact hours.

November 4 & 5, 2005
8am - 4pm both days
PreK-8 Workshop
W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir
To Register: Miriam Fleming 336-921-3390 or miriam.j.fleming@saw02.usace.army.mil
**This workshop will be counted as a 10-hour PLT workshop for EE certification and CEU renewal credits. W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir is a North Carolina Environmental Education Center, with many unique features. Tours will be given, as well as time to explore the area individually.

Posted by Natalie at October 6, 2005 02:51 PM