Programs & Events

Educator Trek: Land of the Longleaf

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Workshop or Trip
Feb. 6, 2015 | Friday, 3:45pm
Multiple Times: 
Friday, February 6, 2015, 3:45 pm - Sunday, February 8, 2015, 6 pm
For educators only*
Location: In the Field - Various sites in eastern North Carolina
$160 (included transportation, lodging, resource book, and some meals)

Join educators from the NC Museum of Natural Sciences and the NC Museum of History for a cross-curricular workshop to learn about the natural and cultural history of North Carolina’s coastal plain. Visit a variety of coastal plain habitats – from the once-extensive longleaf pine savanna to the ever-changing coast – and learn about a range of topics from harvesting pitch to carnivorous pitcher plants!

Get credit!

Participants receive a certificate for CEUs and credit for North Carolina's Environmental Education Certification Program.

Get signed up!

 Educator Trek Registration Form (PDF) – Complete, print and mail this form to register for Educator Treks. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email and/or mailed receipt. Workshop details will be sent via email one to two weeks prior to the workshop.

*This program is restricted to educators: classroom teachers and assistants (any grade/subject), administrators, pre-service or substitute teachers; non-formal educators such as park and nature center staff & volunteers; anyone working on their NC Environmental Education certification.

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For more information about teacher education programs, contact Melissa Dowland at 919.707.9898.