April 13, 2013
10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Patuxent Research Refuge
Learn the logistics of planning a visit to the National Wildlife Visitor Center. Teachers who want to schedule a field trip to the center must attend an orientation workshop.
Workshops take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are designed to help teachers meet the Maryland State Outcomes and National Science Education Standards. Maryland educators can receive one continuing education credit for attending a specific combination of workshops. The $15 fee for each workshop covers materials; all participants receive a curriculum guide and hands-on information. To register, call 301-497-5898 or 301-497-5763. Advise the staff of any special needs. Bring a lunch; dress for indoor and outdoor activities. To register, visit http://www.fws.gov/northeast/patuxent.