National Geographic Educator Certification: Phase 1 Workshop at the Topeka Zoo January 2020
Join the Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center as they offer a unique professional development opportunity partnering with National Geographic! The Topeka Zoo is hosting a workshop for area educators to complete Phase 1 of National Geographic's Educator Certification Program. Upon completion of the Phase 1 in-person, educators are then invited to complete Phases 2 and 3 online.
By completing this Educator Certification Program, you gain access to National Geographic's online educator community to network and share resources with thousands of educators around the world! Only through certification do you have the opportunity to apply to the Grosvenor Teacher Fellowship, a life-changing professional development opportunity involving a 10-14 day expedition. Finally, you will be part of the National Geographic network and may be asked to partner with them for other opportunities! Your administrators will be notified of your completion of the Educator Certification Program.
The workshop will be led by the Topeka Zoo's Education Specialist, Rachael Rost. Rachael is a 2017 Grosvenor Teacher Fellow, a certified National Geographic facilitator, and a member of National Geographic's Kansas Advisory Council. She has been teaching at the zoo for over six years.
Date: Saturday, January 11th, 2020
Location: Topeka Zoo's Gary Clarke Education Room
Time: 1:30pm-5:00pm (The last 30 minutes will be a fun behind-the-scenes zoo tour!)
Cost: Free! Includes admission into the zoo as well. The entire certification process is also free.
Who is this for: PreK-12 formal and informal educators, pre-service teachers, paraprofessionals, administrators, and more!
Questions? Contact Rachael at 785-368-9137 or RRost@Topeka.org. Also visit the National Geographic Educator Certification Program website for Frequently Asked Questions.
What type of educator are you?
Formal classroom teacher (PreK-12)
Informal educator (zoo, nature center, museum, etc)
What grade(s) do you teach?
What subject(s) do you teach?
What are your main reasons for attending this workshop?
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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