Joyful Learning 101
July 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Join local organization, Our Joyful Learning Community, for an overview of 7 strategies for how to create culturally relevant nature-based programs and curriculum, and apply them to your context.
- Learn 7 strategies for creating culturally relevant nature-based programs
- Learn ways to apply the strategies to your context
- Learn how you can participate in an ongoing community of learners through our learning series in which you will take a deeper dive into creating culturally relevant nature-based programs
Ashley Brailsford, PhD, Curator of Joyful Learning
FREE for public school teachers.
Recipient of the 2019 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award and CNM’s 2019 Salute to Excellence Innovation in Action Award, Urban Green Lab’s Sustainable Classrooms program trains teachers how to incorporate sustainable living education into their classrooms for professional development credit. Sustainable Classrooms offers year-round STEAM-focused trainings for K-12 public and private school teachers in Middle Tennessee, with topics ranging from energy and water conservation, to food waste, solid waste and litter management, transportation and the built environment, and air quality. Materials include standards-aligned lessons, student-led home investigations, and a project utilizing 21st century skills, social-emotional learning, and project based learning.