Growing Up WILD/Project WILD
Workshop Schedule


This page will be regularly updated with educator training opportunities for Growing Up Wild and Project WILD throughout the state.

ProjectWild Workshop Schedule

Date

Project & Location

Details

March 7th
(Sat)
10:00-4:00pm

Project WILD

National Wildlife Visitor Center
10901 Scarlett Tanager Loop
Laurel, MD 20708

Learn how to teach K-12 students about wildlife and conservation using engaging and fun lessons! Throughout the day, educators will participate in hands-on Project WILD activities and learn about local resources. The Project WILD program has over 100 lessons in two curriculum guides.

The all new Aquatic WILD guide contains STEM connections, field investigations, and career connections. All participants who complete the workshop will receive the two guides upon workshop completion. Participants may be eligible to receive 1 MSDE Professional Development Credit when combined with other workshops.

Cost: $15 per person, please bring a bagged lunch

To Register: Please contact Dennis Hartnett at 301-497-5898 or dennis_hartnett@fws.gov

March 7th
(Sat)
9:30-12:30pm

Flying WILD

Battle Creek Nature Center
2880 Grays Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Calling all teachers, non-formal educators, scout leaders and camp directors! Learn how to teach elementary and middle school aged students about the importance of birds with the Flying Wild curriculum. Flying Wild is a fun, hands-on set of lessons designed to teach about birds, their migration, and what people can do to help birds and their habitats.

Workshop participants will explore several Flying Wild lessons while learning about local birds and educational resources. At the end of the workshop all participants will receive the Flying Wild guide.

For additional information, click here.

Fee: Free

To register: Click here please fill out the form.

This workshop will be co-hosted with the Southern MD Audubon

April 11th
(Sat)
9am- 4pm

Project WILD

Thomas Stone High School
3785 Leonardtown Road
Waldorf, MD 20601

Learn how to teach K-12 students about wildlife and conservation using engaging and fun lessons! Throughout the day, educators will participate in hands-on Project WILD activities and learn about local resources. The Project WILD program has over 100 lessons in two curriculum guides.

The all new Aquatic WILD guide contains STEM connections, field investigations, and career connections. All participants who complete the workshop will receive the two guides upon workshop completion. Participants may be eligible to receive 1 MSDE Professional Development Credit when combined with other workshops.

Cost: Free! Please bring a bagged lunch
To register: Please email Tim Emhoff (temhoff@ccboe.com)

May 30th
(Sat)
1-4pm

Growing Up WILD

Robert E Lee Park
1000 Lakeside Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21210

Learn how to connect young children (aged 3-7) to nature through 27 hands-on, developmentally appropriate activities. Throughout the afternoon, participants will learn how to teach about wildlife through elements of art, nature, music, movement, math and literacy. All participants who complete the workshop will receive the Growing Up WILD guide.

Cost: $5
To register: Please call 410-887-4156 or email releepark-rp@baltimorecountymd.gov.