Nature: The First and Essential Prepared Environment
Saturday, September 26, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
UW-River Falls Campus, University Center
River Falls, WI
Early Bird Discount until September 4, 2015
Participants will be guided by experienced educator and naturalist, Geoffrey Bishop, in their exploration of the natural world through art, creative writing, scientific and mathematical explorations, all using available natural space, whether urban or suburban. Educators will leave with a revitalized understanding of the importance of nature in fostering their students' ability to concentrate and be creative while enhancing their physical, social and emotional well-being.
Keynote presenter is Geoffrey Bishop from Nature's Classroom Institute, Mukwonago, WI.
See more information at the Early Childhood Nature Conference web page.