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OCM BOCES Summer School

This year the focus of OCM BOCES Regional Summer School (RSS) was on student achievement.  For the first time, teachers of courses that end in a Regents exam, were required to administer pre-assessments to their students.  201 more words

Instructional Support

Taking Care of Business #8: Educational Programs

The educational program is the meat of the 4-H club meeting.  Approximately half of the meeting should be dedicated to some sort of education (activity, lesson, project work, guest speaker, etc.). 295 more words

Club Development

WILDERNESS FIRST AID

Of all the skill sets hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts may possess, backcountry medical training is perhaps the epitome of value. If you hike and spend time in remote locations outside of the “golden hour” (meaning an hour or more from typical urban medical services), dealing with injury or illness at some point — even if it’s not your own — is likely. 390 more words

Life In Mount Washington Valley NH

Eco-Justice Center

Programs in Environmental Education for Children and Youth

The Eco-Justice Center was founded by the Racine Dominican Sisters as a place to model how to live sustainably and take care of Earth. 477 more words

Educational Programs

Racine Zoo’s Wildlife Explorers


The Racine Zoo’s Wildlife Explorers program brings every third grade student in the Racine Unified School District to the Racine Zoo every year.  Concepts taught in the class, such as predator-prey relationships and what makes a habitat, are closely aligned not only to state standards, but to the RUSD third grade curriculum. 262 more words

Educational Programs

Root River Environmental Education Community Center (REC)

The Root River Environmental Education Community Center (REC) opened in 2008 as a partnership between The University of Wisconsin-Parkside and the City of Racine. Activities at the REC are coordinated by the College of Natural and Health Sciences at UW-Parkside. 91 more words

Schools & Education