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Educator Trek: Early Childhood Dinosaur Science Discovery in East Wake County

  • Thursday, March 26, 2020
  • 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Bring the excitement of dinosaurs back to your classroom! Join us in Wendell, NC at the East Wake Education Foundation where we will embark on a prehistoric adventure. Learn how to capture young children’s excitement about the latest dinosaur discoveries to spark a love of science learning. At the end of the workshop teachers will receive one hundred dollars’ worth of science, math and literacy materials, a dinosaur tote bag and an activity-filled flash drive. Dinner will be served!

Credit: 2 CEUs for Early Childhood Renewal Credit; 2 contact hours toward CEUs or Criteria II for North Carolina’s Environmental Education Certification Program.

Registration information: Early Childhood Dinosaur Science Discovery Registration
Once you complete the online registration form, you will receive an email confirming that there is a space available in the workshop(s) you requested. Only teachers attending the workshop will be eligible for the hundred dollars’ worth of materials. If the workshop is already full at the time, we receive your registration, you will be notified and placed on a waiting list. Registration deadline is March 23.

Registrants must primarily be educators of preschool age children only, with over half their teaching for children from birth to five years old. Additionally, over 51% of your students must be from low to moderate income families (LMI). If you teach in Wake or Johnston County; LMI families have income of less than $67,445/year. If you teach in Franklin, Nash, Edgecombe or Wayne County: LMI families have income of less than $42,540. If you teach in Orange, Durham or Chatham County; LMI families have income of less than $62,960. If you teach in any other NC county, please contact jan.weems@naturalsciences.org for details.

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Sponsored in part by a PNC Grow Up Great Grant:
Dinosaurs: A Gateway to Early Childhood Dinosaur Discovery



March 26
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Melissa Dowland

Jan Weems


In the Field

East Wake Education Foundation, 16 E. Fourth Street, Wendell, NC 27591