News  » Teacher Professional Development Day - 17th Sep 2013

Last updated 11:47 AM on 5 September 2013

School Education Director John Lynch opens the Environmental Sustainability Forum

 School Education Director John Lynch opens the Environmental Sustainability Forum last march.

 

On the17th September 2013, Dorroughby EEC with North Coast Local Environmental Educators will hold an environmental sustainability forum on 'Using the Local Environment for Integration of Sustainability Education'. The day will be held at Ocean Shores Public School who have been working closely with WetlandCare to develop a curriculum specifically for their wetland site next to their school grounds. Ten activites have been developed and you will have an opportunity to experience each one (e.g water testing, food chain and a nest box minoitoring station.

The day will also feature a key note presentation form Dr Amy Cutter-MAckenzie who is the Associate Professor at Sothern Cross University in the School of Education in the area of Sustainability, Environment and Education.

The course is free and  registered on My Pl Code 151SCR067

Download a brochure.Ocean Shores PDD (pdf 675 KB)