Nature Based Education Institute

Saturday, May 19, 2018 Schedule

2018 Nature Based Education Home | Friday Evening Lecture | Saturday Sessions | Saturday Poplar Hut Hike/Overnight Experience | Sunday Activities

Registration 8:00-8:45 in Olsen Student Center Lobby

Welcome at 8:45 in Lincoln Auditorium

Keynote 9:00 – 10:15

  • Keynote: Anne Stires, Founder and Director of Juniper Hill School for Place-Based Education, Alna, Maine.

Session 1 – 10:30 – 11:45

Lunch 11:45 in South Dining Hall

  • Screening of David Sobel’s short documentary film “The Best Day Ever: Forest Days in Vermont Kindergartens” with an  introduction by keynote speaker Anne Stires (please bring your lunch to Roberts room 023, lower level of the Lincoln Auditorium) – screening begins at noon
  • Nature Based Education books for sale from Devaney Doak and Garrett Booksellers in lobby of Olsen Student Center
  • Nature Based Education related information tables in lobby of Olsen Student Center

Session 2 – 12:30-1:45

Afternoon Snack Break – 1:30 – 2:15 in lobby of Olsen Student Center

Session 3 – 2:00 – 3:15

2018 Nature Based Education Home | Friday Evening Lecture | Saturday Sessions | Saturday Poplar Hut Hike/Overnight Experience | Sunday Activities