Summer Learning Institute, Aug 14-16 2023

Explorations in Environmental and Indigenous Learning

Dates: August 14 - 16, 2023

This 3 day Educator Workshop is specialized for those who are looking to expand their toolbox of teaching strategies and approaches within the field of outdoor environmental and Indigenous cultural education.


Workshop Goals

  • Explore and evaluate a variety of outdoor and environmental instructional approaches and
    how these can be situated in, with and about place.
  • Develop and extend your knowledge of Indigenous ways of connecting learning to place.
  • Share successes and extend personal professional practice of place-based inquiry
  • Grow personal networks of outdoor and place-based learning practitioners.

This workshop is designed to provide hands-on learning experience for a wide range of groups; including K-12 teachers and administrators, outdoor centre program leaders, post-secondary program groups, and other adult educators interested in broadening their understanding of indigenous and place-based learning.