Teaching Trees (for teachers)
This 2-day professional development event will introduce middle and high school science teachers to local pine and hardwood forestry, sustainable forest management, and forest products. Participants will receive several Project Learning Tree® (PLT) modules (correlated to Va. SOL) and related teaching supplies. Instruction totals 14 hours; see your school administrator for recertification credit.
Sponsored by Skyline Chapter of Society of American Foresters and the Virginia Forestry Educational Foundation, with financial and in-kind support from Va. Cooperative Extension, Va. Dept. of Forestry, WestRock, Ballyshannon Fund, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Dowdy’s Forest & Land Management, Old Bear Enterprises, Greif Packaging, and Chips, Inc