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SOLS: Coastal Wetlands

Solutions Oriented Learning Storylines: Coastal Wetlands Olympia, WA Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 9 AM to 3:30 PM Join Pacific Education Institute (PEI) and our ClimeTime partners to take a deep dive into the ecology of coastal wetlands, focusing on the South Sound region. Participants will learn about the Solutions Oriented Learning Storyline format, designed around

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Wahkiakum

Introduction to Project Based Learning for Wahkiakum School District (private event for Wahkiakum School District) This foundational workshop is designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to design, assess and manage rigorous, relevant, standards-based project-based learning (PBL) units. The 2.5-day intensive workshop is a balance of direct instruction, hands-on work, resource sharing and peer

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Project Learning Tree

Introduction to Project Learning Tree for Non-Formal Educators September 8, 2022  |  9 AM to 11 AM Online via Zoom Cost: $20 (includes digital copy of PLT's Explore Your Environment) (registration will open to the public at a later date) Project Learning Tree (PLT) uses trees and forests as windows on the world to increase

$20

Project Learning Tree

Project Learning Tree: Train-the-Trainer for Non-Formal Educators September 19, 2022  |  1 PM to 4 PM Online via Zoom Cost: Free (registration will open to the public at a later date) Project Learning Tree (PLT) uses trees and forests as windows on the world to increase students’ understanding of the environment and actions they can

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YESS

2023 Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS)  District Interest Session 1 September 20, 2022, 10 AM to 11 AM Cost: Free Join PEI's Green Jobs Coordinator, Heather Spalding, to learn more about the Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS) Program.  The YESS Program model is grounded in collaboration between PEI, school districts, skill centers, and local natural

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SOLS: Wildfires

Solutions Oriented Learning Storylines: Wildfires and Forest Management with ESD 113 Saturday, October 1, 2022, 9 AM to 3:30 PM Meyer's Point Environmental Field Station, Olympia, WA Attention formal K-8 educators from schools and districts in the ESD 113 region! Join Pacific Education Institute (PEI) and our ClimeTime partners to take a deep dive into the

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SOLS: Fires!

Solutions Oriented Learning Storylines: Fire! with ESD171 (NCESD) Columbia Breaks Fire Interpretive Center, Entiat, WA Saturday, October 1, 2022, 9 AM to 4 PM Only you can prevent climate anxiety! Join Pacific Education Institute (PEI) and our ClimeTime partners for a deep dive into Wildfire and Forest Management. Participants will learn about the Fire-themed Solutions

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YESS

2023 Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS)  District Interest Session 2 October 3, 2022, 2 PM to 3 PM Cost: Free Join PEI's Green Jobs Coordinator, Heather Spalding, to learn more about the Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS) Program.  The YESS Program model is grounded in collaboration between PEI, school districts, skill centers, and local natural

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FieldSTEM: HIFE

FieldSTEM: Designing High-Impact Field Experiences Tuesdays, October 4 and 18, 2022, 4 PM to 6 PM (plus two hours asynchronous work)   Attention Washington State Formal K-12 Educators! Join Pacific Education Institute FieldSTEM Coordinators and FieldSTEM Teacher of the Year, Dale Sweet, in an online workshop to help you design a high quality, impactful field

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Schoolyard Investigations K-1

Schoolyard Investigations for Kindergarten and 1st Grade Thursday, October 6, 2022, 4 PM to 7 PM Attention Formal Educators of Grades K-1! Join Pacific Education Institute's Molly Griffiths and Daniel Cuevas for this three hour online Zoom workshop introducing FieldSTEM and Schoolyard Field Investigations for Kindergarten and 1st grade educators.   FieldSTEM is an integrated  framework that facilitates career-connected,

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