DCR is the state sponsor of Project Learning Tree (PLT) in Massachusetts. PLT is an award-winning, nationally-recognized program. It consists of a PreK-8 activity guide, themed modules for secondary students, and supplementary materials for teachers. PLT focuses on trees, forests, forest ecology and their place in human culture and enterprise. The interdisciplinary curriculum is designed for diverse teaching and learning styles. It develops awareness, engages critical thinking skills and promotes constructive action. DCR supports PLT through workshops and other professional development opportunities for classroom teachers, home school parents, youth group leaders, nature center staff and those who work with young people.
Saturday, May 18, 2013: Project Learning Tree Educator Workshop
Kristin Karl-Carnahan, Massachusetts PLT Coordinator,
Tim Rayworth, Northeast Region Environmental Education Coordinator,
Gini Traub, Central West Region Environmental Education Coordinator,
Type of Program
Workshops for educators
Curricula (obtained only by participation in a workshop)