Tuesday, July 14, 2020 through July 23, 2020

Taking School Outside: A Virtual Teacher Workshop on Forest Kindergartens and Nature Preschools

Forest Kindergartens and Nature Preschools are a growing movement nationally and right here in our state! Join us for an introductory-level conference and build your understanding of the research, pedagogy and approach within these programs Learn about how they relate to play-based learning and get the chance to network with local educators in the field. Other opportunities include engaging in modeled activities and seeing other examples of other outdoor classroom spaces. This series will focus on working with younger students, although the principles and ideas are applicable to older grades as well. Indiana teachers may receive Professional Growth Points by participating. This FREE virtual workshop will take place over the course of two weeks via Zoom. Sessions will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays (July 14th, 16th, 21st, and 23rd) from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Registration is required on our website: www.goshen.edu/merrylea/takingschooloutside

Contact: Katie Tipton, phone 260-799-5869, email kctipton@goshen.edu

See also: Merry Lea Events