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STEM Ed Announcement: Focus on Forests
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- Subject: STEM Ed Announcement: Focus on Forests
- From: "Mort Sternheim" <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2012 15:55:28 -0400
This is not a UMass program.
Contact information is below.
Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
and Harvard Forest
Project Learning Tree
F O C U S o n F O R E S T S
Friday, June 1, 2012, 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Harvard Forest, Petersham, MA
Workshop for Educators Interested in
Field Work, Issue Analysis, and Critical Thinking Skills.
Participate in hands-on forest exploration and model forest management
decision making activities. Receive PLT's Secondary Module, Focus on
Forests. In-depth content, activities, and supplementary materials are
presented in a flexible, user-friendly format. Written for middle and high
school level, the module can be adapted to younger ages and informal
Spend the day in a collegial setting at Harvard Forest, a world-class
long-term ecological research site. Harvard Forest is conveniently located
just three miles south of Route 2 Exit 17, at 324 North Main Street (Route
32), Petersham. Meet inside the Fisher Museum.
Snacks and beverages provided. Please dress for time spent outdoors in
Bring a lunch and explore the museum or the grounds after the program.
$10 per person. For questions or to pre-register (by April 30), please
call 413/584-6788 or email DCR Regional Educator Gini.Traub@state.ma.us
Reasonable accommodations with advance notice.
Project Learning Tree is a program of the American Forest Foundation and is
sponsored in Massachusetts by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation
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