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Educational Events

​This page will be regularly updated with educator training opportunities and events throughout the state. A list of professional development opportunities and resources can be found on our educator resource page. Some workshops offer MSDE credit if combined with other workshops.

Interested in a WILD workshop, but can't find one to fit your needs? Please fill out our interest form, and we will send you notifications as workshops are scheduled: https://goo.gl/forms/Do1AxWXpwaGU7Nni2

​12.01.2017 (Fri) 9:00-12:30 p.m.

Aquatic Invasive Species
Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Ave, C-1
Annapolis, MD 21401

Join us for a hands-on aquatic invasive species professional development workshop! Learn how to teach upper elementary- middle school aged students about aquatic invasive species in the Chesapeake Bay region by modeling hands-on lesson plans developed by the Department of Natural Resources education staff. Throughout the workshop, we will go through lesson plans designed to teach topics on invasive species including how invasives are introduced and spread, their impacts and community action techniques. More information about the project, including links to lesson plans can be found here: http://dnr.maryland.gov/wildlife/Pages/Education/Aquatic-Invasive-Species-Education-Program.aspx

Fee: FREE!

Audience: Educators, naturalists, community leaders, etc who work with upper elementary & middle school students.

To register, Workshop is currently full. Please contact Kerry Wixted at kerry.wixted@maryland.gov to be placed in the waitlist.