2024 NY Summer Institute: Exploring Sustainability through local Farms and Green Spaces

08/06/2024 08:30 AM - 08/08/2024 03:00 PM ET

Summary

Explore local farms and green spaces to find ways to incorporate place-based experiences into your curriculum. Connect with nature, learn about sustainable farming practices, and reflect on the biodiversity of a botanical garden and arboretum.

Description

Join CELF for a 3-day dive into educating for sustainability.
We’ll explore local farms and green spaces to identify opportunities to incorporate place-based experiences into your curriculum. Connect with nature, learn about sustainable agriculture practices, and engage with our local biodiversity through a tour of Westchester County parks.

Hilltop Hanover Farm

Muscoot Farm

Lasdon Park

  • Engage in and create impactful lessons and activities that foster place-based learning for sustainability and climate resilience.
  • Network with a vibrant community of like-minded educators dedicated to advancing sustainability education.
  • Gain insights into leveraging your campus and community assets to engage student learning.

Limited grant-funded spots available.

Earn Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) credits.

Email rowena@celfeducation.org for more information