GeoFIT (Forestry Institute for Teachers): Our Environment The Essential Resource 2018, GEOG 2900

A three-day, broad-based learning experience for K-12 leaders in education, with two days spent via charter bus on special access tours with dynamic presentations. The ND Geographic Alliance (Minot State University) and ND Forest Service (North Dakota State University) sponsor the summer tour. Each day will be spent with content rich, hands-on outdoor experiences, individual and group activities. Network with colleagues from all parts of the state and receive educational materials to utilize when school begins in the fall. Expert presenters from the Garrison Dam, National Fish Hatchery, Audubon Wildlife Refuge & LEED Center, Knife River Indian Villages, Lewis and Clark Center, Fort Mandan, Cross Ranch State Park, Great River Energy Plant, and State Historical Society of North Dakota will also provide resources for educators. This adventure begins in Stanton at the Coal Country Inn (former school). Instructors will interpret the landscape as we journey. Don't miss this exciting adventure covering the essential resource.our environment!

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