Prospect Park: A Chancellor’s Day Event for Educators

Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: The Covid-19 pandemic illuminated just how important parks are in New York City.  In Brooklyn, Prospect Park is often referred to as “Brooklyn’s backyard.”  Participants will do the following:

  • Hear from authors and educators;
  • Take a fascinating walking tour that will illuminate the park’s history and natural splendor;
  • Develop a deeper understanding of how public space changes over time; and
  • Learn methods to incorporate primary source material into classroom settings, and the restorative feeling that comes with a day spent amongst the trees.

**Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Key dates:  Thursday June 9 from 9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Location: Prospect Park Boathouse + Audubon Center, 101 East Drive, Brooklyn, NY 11225
Registration deadline: 06/06/2022
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