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Professional Development Workshops

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.

Would you like to request a Project WILD Terrestrial/Aquatic, Flying WILD, or Growing Up WILD workshop for your group or at your location? Email Sarah Witcher at sarah.witcher1@maryland.gov!

Upcoming In-Person Workshops:

  • Growing Up WILD Class for Educators and Parents

  • Project WILD and Aquatic WILD Educator Workshop
    • Location: National Aquarium in Baltimore
    • Date/Time: August 18. 2022, from 9:30 am to 4 pm
    • Instructor: Lauren Fauth
    • Contact Central Reservations at the National Aquarium; 410-576-3833 or reserve@aqua.org

Archived Online Workshops:

  • 5 Million Trees, Please: Maryland's New 5 Million Trees Program Featuring Acting State Forester Anne Hairston-Strang
  • How to Build a Nature-lover Featuring the Maryland Master Naturalist Program and DNR's R3 efforts
  • Growing New Stewards Featuring Emily Beck, director of the Chesapeake Watershed Semester and the Gunston School’s Dean of Instruction and Innovation