Teacher Workshops and Resources

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Kristi Higginbotham
Outreach and Programs Manager

Tour the Landfill

Are you looking for a different type of field trip that students are sure to remember and learn valuable environmental and ecological lessons from? Come and tour the landfill. Learn more here.

SWACO and other partners offer hands-on training and materials to use in the classroom. Workshops are designed to meet Common Core and Ohio’s new learning standards.  CEU's and/or Grad Credit are offered at all workshops.  Workshops are typically conducted in the summer months.

Below is a listing of workshops offered in 2014.
2014 Metro Parks and Partners Workshop Offerings:

2014-Nature, Not Just for Science
Physical Education
Workshop Registration Form
Please stay tuned for more 2015 offerings!

2015 Wexner Center for the Arts - Art and Environment Online Teacher Course
Online Professional Development for K–12 Educators

Interested in developing curriculum related to art and environmentalism for your K-12 arts, science, or humanities classroom? Join fellow educators and Wexner Center Education Director Shelly Casto for this online professional development course.  Learn more at:

For questions about this course, please contact Shelly Casto 614.688.3986.   

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