Free Teacher Open House, September 24, 4-6 p.m.
Children’s Education at the Garden provides innovative, hands-on professional development opportunities for science educators. Our current programs for teachers include the following:
Professional Development Workshops
Learn how to use the Botanical Garden as an extension of your classroom. Providing content and guidance to teachers, including:
- Classroom activities
- Discussion points
- Reproducible curriculum
Individual sessions or 10-part series. Saturday and school-break sessions available.
Professional Development Seminars
Our staff will work with you to design a program, such as:
- The Basics of Botany
- Introduction to the Forest
- Nature for Early Learners
"What a phenomenal class! I learned many activities and I am a much more confident science teacher after only one week" -Participant
A week-long immersion in ecology and botanical science led by scientists and educators. Learn how to make science fun, through field-tested, hands-on, inquiry based activities.