DNS offers a variety of trainings for teachers. As they become available, we will post them here.
Durango Museum of Nature and Science Inquiry Academy
Date: August 1-3, 2012
Place: Durango Nature Center and the Discovery Museum
Cost: Free or $75 for 1.5 credits
This hands-on learning experience especially for 3rd-5th grade teachers shares fun and inventive ways of using inquiry while capitalizing on the life science resources and experts available at the durango Discovery Museum and Durango Nature Studies. Visit the Museum of Nature and Science website to find out more.
Contact Kristina Horton at 303-370-8219 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register
All of our key staff are certified Project Wild and Project Learning Tree facilitators. We would be happy to design a training for any grade on the subject of your choice. These trainings can count toward Continuing Education Credits for teachers.
Call Executive Director, Sally Shuffield, at 769-1800 or email@example.com to schedule a group training.
Senior Naturalists may participate in above teacher trainings. In addition, we offer special trainings and classes specifically for our Senior Naturalists in order to help them continue to develop their naturalist skills. As these trainings become available, we will post them here.
If groups or oganizations would like to use already created DNS curriculum, they must credit DNS and obtain written permission. If groups or organizations would like to use our extensive volunteer manual outside of DNS programs, you must have written permission and we will discuss a fee on a case by case basis.
To learn more, email Sally Shuffield, Executive Director,
or call 970-769-1800.