Advanced Teacher Training

Join Ecosource and York University for one or more of our 2-day learning modules

Thanks to support from TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Ecosource and York University are partnering to bring you a newly updated Advanced Teacher Training Program! With new modules developed for 2020, we are excited to provide hands-on learning and professional development to educators interested in the latest tools and strategies for environmental education.

MODULE DATES

MODULE 1: Food Systems and Gardening for the Curriculum (10am-3pm). Sat. Feb. 8th (Ecosource office) and Sat., Feb. 29th (York University)

MODULE 2: Nature Play & Fostering Outdoor Connection (10am-3pm). Sat. March 7th (York University) and Sat. Mar. 28th (York University)

MODULE 3: Water, Green Infrastructure & Water-Based Learning (10am-3pm). Sat. Apr. 4th (York University) and Sat. Apr. 25th (Chinguacousy Park)

MODULE 4: Reducing Your Ecological Footprint Through Youth Advocacy (10am-3pm). Sat. May 9th (York University) and Sat. May 23rd (York University)

MODULE DETAILS

  • $20 fee applies per module
  • Two days of hands-on workshops and field trips per learning module
  • Ready-to-use tools, resources and lesson plans that you can start using in your classroom right away
  • Instruction on writing grants for environmental projects
  • Certificate of Recognition issued by York University
  • Ideas and points towards EcoSchool Certification

Spaces are limited, so don’t miss the chance to participate in this fantastic opportunity!

To register, please visit the Eventbrite page.

To learn more about each module, please email teachered@ecosource.ca.

Please note that the Advanced Teacher Training modules are intended for teachers. If you are not an in-service or pre-service teacher, please contact us at 905-274-6222 ext. 310 or email teachered@ecosource.ca before completing your registration.

We thank TD Friends of the Environment Foundation for funding these educational opportunities for teachers in Ontario. Thank you to York University, our strategic partner, for collaboratively delivering this program.