2019 Forests of Maine Teachers’ Tour - Ashland
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
End Date/Time:
Friday, July 12, 2019
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Educational
Description:

The Maine TREE Foundation and Maine Project Learning Tree Announce 2019 Forests of Maine Teachers’ Tour at Libby Camps in Ashland.  This is a 4-day tour of Maine’s forests and mills.

The tour combines STEM and cross curricula lessons with current information about forest practices, up-to-date technology and promising research into new products.  It will begin with a Project Learning Tree workshop that includes training in curriculum materials with links to NGSS including the Common Core standards and STEM applications. Again this year—PLT e-units!

See modern harvesting and manufacturing technology in the woods and in the mills. Enjoy on-site discussions with foresters, loggers and operators to learn about job opportunities for Maine students.

The Maine TREE Foundation provides comfortable accommodations and transportation, great food and everything you ever wanted to know about Maine’s forests.

The Forests of Maine Teachers’ Tour is a $800 value, generously underwritten for participants by supporters of the Maine TREE Foundation.

Become certified as a Project Learning Tree Teacher. Participants will receive 30 contact hours.  3.0 CEU’s available upon completion of the tour.

Reserve your space now! Registration Fee is only:  $125.00 per person if you register before April 26, 2019, $150.00 per person if you register after April 26, 2019.  Refund policy: if you cancel prior to June 8, you will receive 50% refund, after June 8 you will receive 25%.  Space is limited, so call or e-mail soon to receive a registration brochure.

Contact us at 207-621-9872 or cj@mainetree.org
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