Population Connection: Hands-on Activities for People

4:00PM to 6:00PM March 8, 2016
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The BCGEU Auditorium, 2994 Douglas Street, Victoria BC
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MAEEC co-sponsors workshop, "Population Connection: Hands-on Activities for People"

A professional development opportunity for educators.

Population Connection: Hands-on Activities for People 

Join Population Education, the Royal Road University MA in Environmental Education and Communication program and the Sierra Club of British Columbia for an interactive, two-hour professional development workshop for educators and tohers interested in population issues on March 8 from 4-6 p.m. at the BCGEU Auditorium, 2994 Douglas Street, Victoria.

  • Understand global challenges and explore sustainable solutions that value human dignity and the environment.
  • Learn new techniques to help others deepen their understanding of the connections between population trends, resource use, and the environment through role-playing, representational models, group problem-solving, and simulation games.
  • Perfect for use in the classroom and at nature centers, zoos, or aquariums. These activities challenge students to make meaningful associations between individuals, communities and global issues.

Participants will receive:

  • Two hours of professional development training and a certificate of completion.
  • A curriculum CD with over 60 full lesson plans aligned to B.C. teaching standards.
  • Additional age-appropriate teaching resources and access to Population Education curriculum items.

Register here.

For more information, contact Dr. Richard Kool