Teacher Workshops

General Teacher Professional Development Courses
Fairchild offers additional professional development workshops for PreK-12 grade teachers that can support and enhance your participation in The Fairchild Challenge. Workshops focus on botany, ecology, South Florida’s natural environment and more. You may also visit Fairchild’s website to view and use our downloadable teaching modules, including resources and curricula. M-DCPS teachers can register for this workshop through Frontline Education/My Learning Plan online portal. For more information please contact challengepk-5@fairchildgarden.org.

For more information on the schedule and how to register, click here. 

DateWorkshopTimeLocation
Saturday, October 3, 2020School & Home Gardening10:00 am to 2:00 pmZoom Teleconferencing
Saturday, October 10, 2020STEM Project-Based Learning Virtually with Fairchild10:00 am to 2:00 pm Zoom Teleconferencing
Saturday, October 24, 2020Basic Botany for Teachers10:00 am to 2:00 pmZoom Teleconferencing
Saturday, November 21, 2020Ceramics and Tropical Botany – “Molding the Future”10:00 am to 2:00 pmZoom Teleconferencing
Saturday, December 5, 2020

South Florida Plants, Ecosystems, and Invasive Species

10:00 am to 2:00 pmZoom Teleconferencing

*Due to the current climate, all workshops will take virtually via Zoom. Additional professional development opportunities will be announced in 2021.

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