Event Details

*participants must have completed ECO Level 1

ECO Level 2

This course is designed for educators who have an established routine of learning and exploring outdoors, who are seeking a deeper understanding of their natural landscape. Participants will:

  • Develop a foundation of natural history knowledge through immersive study of bird language, tree and plant identification, wild edible preparation, geology, and basic forest forensics.

  • Practice techniques for achieving a deeper level of inquiry and observation in nature.

  • Learn hands-on methods for embedding this knowledge into outdoor lessons.

  • Build routines to deepen your class’s sense of place within the outdoor learning environment.

*Graduate credit is offered through Castleton University and the Castleton Center for Schools.

  • When: Mon Jul. 23 - 8:00 am
    Fri Jul. 27 3:00 pm

  • Address: 713 Elm Street
    Montpelier VT,US 05602

  • Web: Visit Website