Teacher Professional Development Courses
Fairchild offers professional development courses focusing on botany, ecology, and South Florida natural history, and are designed to increase teachers’ knowledge and understanding of the importance of plants, plant uses, and conservation efforts for the future. Workshops are conducted using a combination of lectures, discussion, guided garden walks, and hands-on activities. Teachers are provided with materials, resources, and curriculum activities to implement in their classrooms.
Fairchild works closely with Miami-Dade County Public School system and courses are approved for continuing education credits.*MDCPS teachers must register through MyLearningPlan as each activity becomes available.