Project Learning Tree PreK-8
Environmental Education Curriculum Workshop
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Wardlaw College, Room 110
Sumter St. (between Greene St. and College St.)
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
FREE to college students with a student ID; all others $20.
Lunch will be provided. Participants may receive 6 hours of certificate renewal credit.
Space is limited; register online at www.PLTatUSC.eventbrite.com OR complete and return the registration form. Call (803) 576-2080 with any questions.
This workshop is sponsored by the University of South Carolina, the Richland Soil and Water Conservation District, and SC Project Learning Tree.
Registration Form (Click Here)
About PLT: Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an award winning environmental education program that uses the forest as a window into natural and built environments. Since its introduction in 1973, PLT has become one of the most widely used environmental education programs in the world. Over 16,600 South Carolina teachers have received training in PLT since the State Department of Education initiated PLT in 1980.
Workshop Details: Workshop participants will receive hands-on training for activities correlated to state and national curriculum standards in science, social studies, language arts, and math, along with the 474-page PreK-8 PLT Activity Guide featuring more than 96 hands-on, minds-on activities to teach critical thinking and problem solving skills. At the end of the workshop, participants will become Certified PLT Educators. Participants may also receive 6 certificate renewal credits through the SC Department of Education.
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Conservation Districts are political subdivisions of state government under the local direction of five-member Boards of Commissioners. The Richland Soil and Water Conservation District promotes the wise use of natural resources for the benefit of the citizens of Richland County.
Richland Soil and Water Conservation District
2020 Hampton Street, Room 3063A
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone (803) 576-2080
Fax (803) 576-2088