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EDUCATORS IN THE AMAZON
Transformational Professional Development
K-16 Educators! Join us July 1-11, 2018 for the Educator Academy in the Amazon for an experience that will feed your soul, expand your professional toolkit for inquiry based science, anchor your global perspective, and change your definition of professional development. Featuring interdisciplinary programming for elementary and middle school educators and in-depth conservation field research for high school AP/IB and university educators. PD Hours, Grad Credit, and Scholarships Available!
STUDENTS IN THE AMAZON
Peruvian Amazon Workshop for Students
Our student workshop programs are designed to stimulate awareness, compassion, and connection, giving participants the rare chance to learn through their own curiosity and sense of wonder as they explore their role as active and informed global citizens.
Workshop travel logistics are hosted by EcoTeach
AMAZON IN YOUR CLASSROOM
Think Locally; Explore Globally
by Christa Dillabaugh, Terri Hebert and Kelly Keena
Originally published in Green Teacher 110, Summer 2016
As the sun sinks below the treetops, the hum of an outboard motor becomes audible over the cacophony of jungle sounds that signal nightfall in the Amazon. Moments later, a small boat pulls into view and 28 educators from the United States clamber into the humid twilight at river’s edge. Gazing up at the rainforest, most are unaware they are about to be transformed...
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