The Growing Classroom: Teacher Professional Learning Institute

Open to: Teachers of grades 3-5.

Opportunity at a Glance: During this 3-part professional development session, you will discover how to utilize classroom gardens as an entry point to literacy, math, science, social studies, health and art lessons. All lessons and activities are aligned to the NYC Scope and Sequence and NYS Science Standards. You will receive training rate for day 1 and 2 and per session for day 3.   

Application deadline: Monday, November 28, 2016.

Event dates: Saturday, January 7, February 4, May 13, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: The Environmental Study Center, 7151 Ave T, Brooklyn, New York, 11234.

Take action: Talk to your principal about the opportunity, download and print the Principal Letter of Acknowledgement and Support from the last page of the online application and share it with them, and then apply to participate.

For more information: View the full description of The Growing Classroom, or email the Environmental Study Center.