Teacher Workshops are scheduled throughout Colorado to train formal and non-formal educators in Project WILD, Growing Up WILD, Teaching Environmental Science Naturally (TEN), Outdoor Understanding for Teachers (OUT), Colorado Archery in the Schools Program and more.
Project WILD is an award-winning wildlife education resource for teachers. For, Project WILD Facilitators there are Workshop Planning Tools, and educators interested in leading these fun and interactive professional development workshops can Become a Volunteer Facilitator.
Colorado Archery in the Schools Program (CASP) – Training for middle school and high school P.E. teachers to learn how to teach archery safely and successfully using your school gymnasium or playing field.
CPW Teacher Institutes called Teaching Environmental Science Naturally (T.E.N.) or Outdoor Understanding for Teachers (OUT) are interagency, site-based, outdoor institute programs for teachers. The training program utilizes the curriculum guides from Project WILD, Project Learning Tree, and local resources.
River Watch is a statewide volunteer water quality-monitoring program. Learn about the program at the River Watch Web site or by contacting Michaela Taylor at (303) 291-7322.
Colorado Connections is our conservation educator e-newsletter. Signing up will ensure that you stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the field and new education opportunities.
Colorado Environmental Education Plan – Adopted by the Colorado State Board of Education in December 2012, the Colorado Environmental Education Plan outlines strategies to support the education of an environmentally literate citizenry.
Outdoor Classroom Grants - Put your students' minds and hands to work in their own schoolyard.
Videos, Kits, and 'Critter Crates' Library—Wildlife and conservation education-related materials for loan.
Wildlife Curriculum Resources – Download curriculum units written for Colorado teachers and their students.
Project WILD and Project Learning Tree for Second Language Learners – This supplement encourages sheltered English instruction using WILD and PLT activities.
Fish Hatchery Tours and Field Trips – Tour your local fish hatchery with your students.
Wild Colorado: Crossroads of Biodiversity poster series explores Colorado's natural systems with eight full-color posters accompanying a 72-page educator's guide.
The ABCs of Colorado Wildlife - Alphabet poster sets in the Zaner-Bloser and D'Nealian styles for printing and posting in your classroom.
The Fish Hatchery Game - This interactive simulation game engages students as fish hatchery managers to teach math and science concepts.
Wildlife Discovery Pages - Downloadable activity pages of Colorado wildlife species designed for primary, elementary and middle school students.
Colorado's Wildlife Company - A compendium of Wildlife Appreciation and information.