There’s Still Time to Register for Geauga & Portage Soil and Water Conservation District’s Unique Educator Workshops! 

All Aboard!  It’s not too late to sign up for the Geauga and Portage Soil and Water Conservation Districts’ unique workshops for teachers and educators.

The Wonders of Soil Workshop, Wednesday, June 13th – Friday, June 15th, is held in Geauga and Portage Counties with a grand finale to Cleveland’s Ohio City and West Side Market.  Throughout the workshop, educators will gain resources and discover creative ways to incorporate project-based soil education through activities, investigations, field trips, and peer teaching.  One or two graduate credits are available.

The Advanced Wonders of Watersheds, Wednesday, June 27th – Friday, June 29th, is an intensive 3-day program at Old Woman Creek National Estuary in Huron, Ohio.  This workshop provides investigations of increasingly important water quality and land use issues, one to three graduate credits through Ashland University, and engaging activities led by local resource professionals.  Participants will receive curriculum guides, classroom resources, and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to collect research data on Lake Erie with the USGS Lake Erie Biological Station.  One to three graduate credits are available.

Rejuvenate your routine, gain new skills, and treat yourself to an academic adventure this summer!  For more information visit Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District or contact Gail Prunty at or 440-834-1122.  Don’t delay . . . Registration deadline is May 25th!

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