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Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS)  Pathways 2022 Summer Intern Program Introduction PEI is inviting school districts and community partners interested in participating in the YESS Pathways 2022 Summer Intern program for Restoration Ecology and Forest Management to attend this 2-hour kick-off meeting.  At this meeting, PEI will review the overall program as well as responsibilities

Free

FieldSTEM

FieldSTEM: Designing High-Impact Field Experiences Join Pacific Education Institute FieldSTEM Coordinators in an online workshop to help you design a high quality, impactful field experience for your students. Participants will use PEI’s Designing High Impact Field Experiences guide to develop learning targets, create bookend activities, design field journals, plan logistics and evaluate the experience. The workshop will

Free

Fire Journaling

Journaling the Fire Environment (private event for Methow Valley School District only) Attention Organizational & Formal Educators for children K-12 in and near the Methow Valley! Join Fire-Adapted Methow Valley and their partners for a two-session professional learning opportunity, Journaling the Fire Environment. In this workshop, participants will gain an understanding of the elements and phenomena

Free

FieldSTEM

FieldSTEM: Fostering Outdoor Observation Skills with Science Notebooks Join PEI for this introduction to Fostering Outdoor Observation Skills with Science Notebooks.  In this professional learning experience, you will practice several simple activities that you can use to incorporate more of the outdoors into your lessons.  You will also have time to collaborate with your grade-level

Free

Project WILD

Project WILD for Central Washington K-5 Educators Attention Central Washington K-5 Educators! (Please register only if you can attend both dates) Elk, coyote, and climate change - oh my! Get WILD about learning! Join us in discovering how to teach K-5 students about wildlife and conservation using hands-on, interdisciplinary lessons from Project WILD with special

Free

Project WILD

Project WILD at the Tacoma Nature Center Cost: $20 (includes Project WILD guide) Spend the morning at Tacoma Nature Center and get WILD about learning! Join PEI and co-facilitator Connor Runyan from the Pierce Conservation District to discover ways to teach K-12 students about biodiversity and ecosystems using science journals and hands-on, interdisciplinary lessons from

$20

Project WILD

Project WILD for Central Washington K-5 Educators Attention Central Washington K-5 Educators! (Please register only if you can attend both dates) Elk, coyote, and climate change - oh my! Get WILD about learning! Join us in discovering how to teach K-5 students about wildlife and conservation using hands-on, interdisciplinary lessons from Project WILD with special

Free

Fire Journaling

Journaling the Fire Environment (private event for Methow Valley School District only) Attention Organizational & Formal Educators for children K-12 in and near the Methow Valley! Join Fire-Adapted Methow Valley and their partners for a two-session professional learning opportunity, Journaling the Fire Environment. In this workshop, participants will gain an understanding of the elements and phenomena

Free

Intro to ELA PT’s

Introduction to ELA Performance Tasks for K-12 Wednesday, April 20, 2022, 4 PM to 6 PM Experience how ELA performance tasks can be used to teach both science and literacy standards. Explore PEI’s collection of performance tasks as you determine which will fit best into your program and instruction. Participants will receive 2 Washington State approved

Free

Math PT

FieldSTEM: Math Performance Tasks (registration will open to the public on 3/28) During this virtual workshop, participants will experience PEI Math Performance Task topics that engage students with relevant, scenario-based, career connected challenges. These tasks aim to broaden outdoor life experiences and deepen connection to scientific thinking through the lens of mathematics. These new PEI Math

Free