Event Information

C-SER Fall 2014 Professional Development Training:

Audubon Overnight Camp:  September 19 - 20, 2014 (Friday, 6:00pm to Saturday, 11:00am)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $75.00 / Non-TSTEM $100.00

Location: Cedar Ridge Preserve (7171 Mountain Creek Parkway Dallas, TX 75249)
Join us as we take STEM outdoors and explore Cedar Valley.
Come for professional development, networking, a great resource and fun!


Birds on the River:  October 4, 2014 (Saturday, 8:30am - 3:00pm)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $50.00; Non-TSTEM $100.00
Location: Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas
Forget what you think you know about this incredible river, and come float through our amazing home with the Trinity River Audubon Center! On our guided float trips, you will learn about the history of the river while you meander through the Great Trinity Forest down to our Center. See a side of Dallas very few folks get to enjoy all while cruising past herons, egrets, beavers, turtles, river otters, and more! Participants will learn how to incorporate this experience in the classroom and opportunities the TRAC offers for students.


Project Wild:  October 14, 2014 (Tuesday, 9:00am - 4:00pm)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $75.00; Non-TSTEM $100.00 ---- Includes curriculum guide and lunch
Location: Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center, Cedar Hill
Project WILD is one of the most widely-used conservation and environmental education programs among educators of students in kindergarten through high school. It is based on the premise that young people and educators have a vital interest in learning about our natural world. Project WILD links students and wildlife through its mission to provide wildlife-based conservation and environmental education that fosters responsible actions toward wildlife and related natural resources. Through the use of balanced curriculum materials and professional training workshops, Project WILD accomplishes its goal of developing awareness, knowledge, skills, and commitment. This results in the making of informed decisions, responsible behavior, and constructive action concerning wildlife and the environment.
All activities are TEKS aligned.
Visit the Project Wild website for more information:
http://www.projectwild.org/ProjectWILDK-12CurriculumandActivityGuide.htm (http://www.projectwild.org/ProjectWILDK-12CurriculumandActivityGuide.htm)


Owl Prowl:  October 16, 2014 (Thursday, 5:00pm - 9:00pm)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $20.00; Non-TSTEM $35.00
Location: Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas
Texas has 10 of the 19 species of owls found in North America.  Come learn more about the 4 species most common to Dallas.  Not all owls hoot. What sounds do they make? What do owls eat?  What's an owl pellet? Spend the morning learning fascinating facts about this nocturnal predator.  Then, head out on our property for an up-close look at the world of owls.


Birding 101:  November 15, 2014 (Saturday, 8:30am - 3:00pm)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $50.00; Non-TSTEM $100.00
Location: Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas
Bird watching is the fastest growing and currently the most popular spectator sport in America. According to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, 51.3 million Americans enjoy bird watching. With very little equipment, birding provides a relaxing, educational hobby along with a low-impact form of exercise that all ages can enjoy. Join us to learn more about birding, binoculars, field guides, keeping a life-list, and the basics of bird identification


Aquatic WILD - New 2013 Edition:  November 18, 2014 (Tuesday, 9:00am - 4:00pm)
Cost:  TSTEM Academy $75.00; Non-TSTEM $100.00 --- Includes Curriculum Guide and lunch
Location: Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center, Cedar Hill
Aquatic WILD is a curriculum resource from Project Wild, one of the most widely-used conservation and environmental education programs among educators of students in kindergarten through high school.  Water in all its forms is one of the most dramatic of today's arenas in which informed, responsible, and constructive actions are needed. Aquatic WILD uses the simple, successful format of Project WILD activities and professional training workshops but with an emphasis on aquatic wildlife and aquatic ecology.  The curriculum guide includes field investigations, STEM connections, and career components.  Participants will (1) sample adaptable activities for all age levels; (2) receive Aquatic WILD K-12 activity guide; and (3) receive 6hrs of professional development credit
All activities are TEKS aligned.
Visit the Project Wild website for more information on Aquatic WILD.  http://www.projectwild.org/projectwildwebsite/aquatic/ (http://www.projectwild.org/projectwildwebsite/aquatic/)


  • When

  • Friday, January 1, 9999 - Saturday, January 2, 9999
    12:00 AM - 11:55 PM
    Central Time

Outlook Outlook
iCal iCal
Google Google
Yahoo! Yahoo!
MSN MSN
Top