REGISTRATION OPEN FOR OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP AT KATALAPI PARK / 13-15 AUGUST, 2011
The 2011 version of Katalapi Park´s anual Outdoor Environmental Education (OEE) workshop will take place August 13-15th. This year, it is additionally recognized with SENCE code 1237869601. The course is aimed at a general public interested in OEE, both for schools and informal settings. It will combine theoretical presentations about methodologies and approaches, with fun application on the ground, making good use of Katalapi Park´s beautiful natural surroundings.
Main speakers will be Ana María Vliegenthart, Rod Walker, and Ursula Fernández. Ana María Vliegenthart (Master´s of Environmental Education, Master´s in Curriculum and Instruction, and Katalapi Park´s Head of Environmenta Education), has vast experience as a teacher and teacher trainer, and is the author of numerous books, articles, and environmental education support materials. Rod Walker is the founder of the Outdoor Education Center (CEAL) and Tocatierra (Earthtouch), and was named as an Ashoka fellow in 1997 due to his outstanding experience as a social innovator. Ursula Fernández is a biologist and "Ecología en el Patio de la Escuela" (EEPE) specialist.
The program (download attached file for details), will present approaches for the 5 main objectives of Outdoor Environmental Education, will include activities based on the experiential cycle, and will encourage reflection on lessons learned and their applicability to developing own OEE programs.
The cost of the workshop is $95 thousand ChP per participant, which includes registration, all meals, and lodging in bunk beds (bring your own sleeping bag). The course will start on August 13th with the welcoming of participants between 10-11 AM, and will end after lunch (curanto) on August 15th.
Interested people can download the program, registration form, participation details, and workshop poster at the end of this paragraph. Some partial scholarships are also available. For registration details and scholarships please contact Verónica Morán: firstname.lastname@example.org
Instrucciones para participantes
Ficha de Inscripción
Formulario de postulación a becas.pdf