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Ecology and the West Workshop for Secondary Teachers

February 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

S.B. “Burk” Burnett Board Room

Join us for a free professional development opportunity for secondary (grades 6-12) teachers at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma.

  • Engage with an environmental historian and a curator to explore the 19th – 21st century American West
  • Learn new ways to analyze and interpret fine art and Plains Indian material culture
  • Explore standards-based teaching resources and programs
  • Investigate Museum collections and exhibits relating to art, history, and Plains Indian culture

Participating teachers receive:

  • Reimbursement for one paid substitute while attending the workshop
  • Up to $150 bus transportation subsidy paid to your district for a student field trip
  • Free Museum admission for students and teachers for a student field trip
  • 20% teacher discount on one item purchased during the workshop at The Museum Store
  • Lunch during the workshop

This event is free; registration deposit of $20, which will be refunded to all attending, is due at time of enrollment. Educators will select a subsidized field trip date at time of enrollment. Register by February 12 at Register Now.

This program is made possible with support from the Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation.


February 15, 2019
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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