Nature's Thread: Weaving Environmental Education into Your Classroom
Julie Larsen Maher©WCS
Discover how to teach through an environmental lens in your classroom. Nature can be an effective vehicle to enhance instruction for all subjects and all grades -- investigate how!
(6 weeks online learning + 1 project week)
“Environmental education will help you create instruction that crosses traditional disciplinary boundaries and create “real world” contexts for student learning.” -Susan Toth, Florida Atlantic University
Explore the field of Environmental Education! "Nature's Thread: Weaving Environmental Education into Your Classroom" is a new online course that provides an introduction to Environmental Education (EE). It is appropriate for both classroom teachers and non-formal educators who work with students and/or teachers. Learn the essentials of environmental education, including resources for teaching about the environment, strategies for incorporating EE into your instruction, and how EE can help you accomplish standards in many disciplines.