Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
2016 No Teacher Left Inside Summer Institute
Date and Time:
Monday, July 18, 2016, 9:00am to Thursday, July 21, 2016, 9:00pm
The annual No Teacher Left Inside Institute bring together teachers from all grade levels, content areas, and schools to learn about community-based environmental learning, learn new outdoor skills, and build a community of professionals committed to engaging students in learning about the world around them. Community-based environmental learning integrates science research and inquiry, project-based, place-based, and service-learning methodologies to empower students to make a difference in their local environment.
The No Teacher Left Inside Institute will feature organized hands-on, minds-on explorations and field experiences and collboration time in "unconference" or "EdCamp" style.
NTLI participants will develop action plans that meet state standards and establish student learning objectives while using the environment as a context for learning and teaching. Educators of students in grades K-12 should attend. Instructional teams are encouraged to apply. Educator scholarships and university credit available. Admission TBD.
Academic Focus: Medium: Interdisciplinary, Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Technology
Environmental Focus: Medium: EE Best Practices, Nature Awareness, Outdoor Skills/Recreation, Place-based Education
How to Register:
Check back on the website for more info and how to register soon!