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Calling all K-2nd grade public school teachers! Join us in ONEOK Boathouse on Monday, February 24 at 4:30 p.m. for a free K-2nd Grade Professional Development: Teacher-led Field Trips at Gathering Place sponsored by the American Electric Power Foundation! Meet the Gathering Place Education Staff, learn about free field trip opportunities for your class, and discover tips and tricks for bringing your students on a Teacher-Led Field Trip to Gathering Place! Educators in attendance will leave the session with free classroom supplies for the Pre-and Post-field trip activities.
Please email email@example.com to reserve your free spot. Registration for February 24 is first come, first served, and limited to 30 K-2nd Grade public school educators.
ABOUT THE K-2nd TEACHER-LED FIELD TRIP PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSE
Curriculum: K-2nd Grade, Discovery Walk: Exploring Shapes, Colors, Letters, and Numbers of Gathering Place.
Educators will receive grade-level specific curriculum and training to ensure you feel confident leading your students on an educational adventure through Gathering Place. The professional development session will include an in-depth explanation of the lesson plan, a tour through the Park, and helpful information on booking field trips, as well as an introduction to all other Education Programming at Gathering Place. Educators will leave the session with free classroom supplies for the Pre-and Post-field trip activities.
ADDITIONAL SPRING 2020 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Details on Spring Professional Development Courses coming soon!
Registration opens 30 days before the event date.
February 25: Comprehension Strategies Professional Development (4-12 Grade)
March 30: 3rd-5th Grade Teacher-led Field Trips Professional Development
April 27: 6th-8th Grade Teacher-led Field Trips Professional Development
May 18: 9th-12th Grade Teacher-led Field Trips Professional Development