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Educational Events

​This page will be regularly updated with educator training opportunities and events throughout the state. A list of professional development opportunities and resources can be found on our educator resource page. Some workshops offer MSDE credit if combined with other workshops.

Interested in a WILD workshop, but can't find one to fit your needs? Please fill out our interest form, and we will send you notifications as workshops are scheduled: https://goo.gl/forms/Do1AxWXpwaGU7Nni2

  
08/17/2017 - Thursday, August 17th, 9:30-4:00 pm

Project WILD

National Aquarium
501 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

​Engage in hands-on, inter-disciplinary activities focusing on wildlife, the environment and conservation. Activities are drawn from the popular Project WILD Curriculum and Activity Guide. This workshop is appropriate for informal and formal educators of K-12 students. Participants receive copies of both the Project WILD and WILD Aquatic Curriculum and Activity Guides.

Fee: $10; includes Aquarium admission but please bring a bagged lunch
Credit: Participants may be eligible to receive 1 MSDE Professional Development Credit if they complete 3 of 4 qualified workshops.
To register, please call: 410-576-3833
Questions? Please call 410-576-3833.
08/18/2017 - Friday, August 18th, 9:00-12:30 pm

Growing Up WILD

Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Ave, C-1
Annapolis, MD 21401

​Growing Up WILD is an interdisciplinary early childhood education program that builds on children's sense of wonder about nature, inviting them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Growing Up WILD has been aligned with Common Core (K-2), Head Start domains, and Maryland Environmental Literacy standards.

Throughout the workshop, participants will go through various activities in the Growing Up WILD guide and will learn about ways to connect young children to nature. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will receive the Growing Up WILD curriculum book.

Fee: Free!

Credit: Participants may be eligible to receive up to 3 hours of elective curriculum credit for daycare providers.

To register, please visit: https://goo.gl/forms/YxnimIHlqZbTa1v93

Questions? Please call 410-260-8566

​08/25/2017 - Friday, August 25th, 9:00-3:30 pm

Project WILD

Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Ave, C-1
Annapolis, MD 21401

Engage in hands-on, inter-disciplinary activities focusing on wildlife, the environment and conservation. Activities are drawn from the popular Project WILD Curriculum and Activity Guide. This workshop is appropriate for informal and formal educators of K-12 students. Participants receive copies of both the Project WILD and WILD Aquatic Curriculum and Activity Guides.

Fee: Free! Please bring a bagged lunch

Credit: Participants may be eligible to receive 1 MSDE Professional Development Credit if they complete 3 of 4 qualified workshops.

To register, please visit: https://goo.gl/forms/BCX9UmYYRogBFZAI2

Questions? Please call 410-260-8566