Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center’s teacher professional development programs provide innovative hands-on outdoor and environmental learning opportunities for all educators. Through these professional development programs, educators engage in best practices to integrate the natural and cultural resources of Cuyahoga Valley National park into classroom learning.
We believe that nature provides countless opportunities for learning across content areas. Environmental Education Center strives to provide high quality, relevant workshops that are correlated to Ohio learning standards and offer continuing education units (CEU’s) when applicable.
Student Scientists: Education in Your National Park
Develop strategies on how Citizen Science and water quality learning can be integrated into your classroom! October 11-12. Citizen Science is the involvement of everyday people in making scientific observations of the world around us. These observations address real world problems and contribute to scientific research projects. Citizen Science presents opportunities for teachers to get their students involved in impactful research. Teachers from all disciplines are encouraged to register for this engaging workshop to learn how Citizen Science, with an emphasis on water quality, learning can be integrated into your classroom.