Open to Baltimore educators grades k-12.
How do our Baltimore communities impact the water quality in the Chesapeake Bay? How can your classroom be a part of the story of recovery in the Patapsco River? Investigate these and other questions as this course takes you to explore Baltimore and the Patapsco River watershed. This five-day land-based course blends field experiences with daily online discussions and learning. All field experiences are consistent with CBF social distancing policy. Throughout the course, teachers will be immersed in Chesapeake Bay ecology; hands-on, field-based investigations will cover core ecology and sustainability content as teachers gain a comprehensive understanding of the Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience model. Designed for Baltimore area Educators. The course will be conducted remotely but will incorporate outdoor, inquiry-based investigation in your yard, neighborhood or local park.
Length & Location: 5 days total; virtual
Cost: $50 due to support from local funders.
Credit: Maryland teachers are eligible for 3 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits from MSDE for successful course completion.
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