BRING THE INSPIRATION OF THE GARDEN TO YOUR CLASSROOM
Broaden your plant knowledge while working with resources you take back to your own classroom. Our activities demonstrate how advanced concepts can be simplified into grade-level appropriate lessons that are sure to enhance student learning. You will participate in hands-on, standards-based training to increase your comfort level in teaching a diverse range of topics. Many workshops include the materials and resources to make these activities part of your science curriculum. You will tour our gardens and Glasshouse, and can earn graduate credit, all while having a great time. Don’t see a topic of interest listed? We’ll create training just for your group! For more information, call Rowenna Collins at 216-707-2831 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015-2016 Professional Development Opportunities
Science and Reading
Professional Development at The Holden Arboretum
Cleveland Botanical Garden The Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden are in the process of integrating. That is great news for teachers and all those who are interested in plants and the natural world. The Botanical Garden offers many teacher professional development opportunities for all age levels. There are workshops on plants and literacy, Scout programs and home school days, just to name just a few.
For more information and complete descriptions contact Sharon Graper
, manager of formal education at The Holden Arboretum, 440.602.3833.
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