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Location: Guilford

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 4

Cost: $ 150

Scholarship: Yes

Conference: No

Contact Information:

Wendy Cohen
(802) 498-3350

Nature-Based Education in the Age of COVID and Beyond: Bringing it All Together: In-person Workshop at Guilford Central School Deb Norris

Special Topics:
Sponsor: Vermont Higher Education Collaborative
Instructor: Emma Hallowell, MS, and Joan Carey, M.Ed

Educators Joan Carey and Emma Hallowell will strengthen our understanding of why nature-based learning is crucial, especially during the pandemic. Participants will gain inspiration and strategies to put immediately into place. Give yourself the opportunity to experience a well-established, active, Pre-K Forest Classroom in Guilford, Vermont. See how routines, activities, and standards come to life through the flow of a day. Participants will experience each of the following parts to a typical day in the classroom, including: o Circle Time o Focus Lessons o Forest Choice o Expeditions o Sit Spots o Fires o Risks and Hazards

Core Knowledge Area
  • Child Development
  • Healthy Environment & Nutrition
  • How We Teach
  • What We Teach
  • Preschool/PreK
  • School-Age
Session Dates
Session Times
May 5, 2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Additional Information

This workshop is part of a larger series. All of the events in the series are linked in the registration URL. The health and wellness of the VT-HEC Community is of utmost importance in the midst of COVID-19. We hope this session can happen in person; however, as time unfolds we may make adjustments to this plan to be appropriate to the current situation. Thank you for your flexibility.