Event Date

June 10 - 13, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Program

E-STEM Educator Boot Camp

Program Information

 

 

Point of Contact

Tracy Friday

VP of Education & Volunteers

ALL EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH MARCH 31st SUSPENDED

To ensure the safety of our volunteers and guests, all educational programming and volunteer opportunities, including Butterflies in the Garden, through March 31st are suspended. If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Adult Education & Field Study Trips: Michelle at mschmidlkofer@brit.org
  • Children & Families, Homeschool, Girl Scouts, Butterflies in the Garden Special Programming: Rachel at rlincoln@brit.org

Please note: The Fort Worth Botanic Garden will remain open to the public with FREE admission. We hope to serve as a space for our community to practice social distancing in and have a peaceful moment in nature during these uncertain times. 

 

Join us in strengthening your environmental awareness while flexing your Project-Based-Learning (PBL) muscle. Gain a greater understanding of natural systems and the human connections associated with them by considering all aspects of sustainability (environmental, economic, and social).

Click here to register. 

This Boot Camp experience will provide participants with the opportunity to:

• Work with BRIT researchers and staff to gain a greater understanding of biological systems and how they are affected by ever-changing conditions.

• Connect with local partners and educators who focus on critical environmental issues to grow your professional learning network.

• Scaffold E- STEM lessons to promote PBL with rigor, innovation, and curiosity.

• Explore real-world applications while connecting learners with their community in order to create future leaders and pathways to STEM careers.

Date:   June 10-13, 2019

Time:   8:30 a.m.—4:00 p.m.

Cost:    $300 for individuals OR $250 per person for teams of three (3) or more from the same school

Includes: Breakfast, lunch, resources, AND CPE credits plus 6 updated G/T hours

About E-STEM Educator Boot Camp

TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF OUR COMMUNITY, ALL IN-PERSON EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. In the meantime, follow this link to enjoy online classes and activities from the GROW Education team. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Education Programs: mschmidlkofer@brit.org