BirdSleuth offers opportunities for in-person training and workshops as well as online webinars for educators looking for top notch professional development.
May Webinar: Bird Identification and eBird
May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
With Global Big Day around the corner, discover how you can help kids become citizen scientists! Identifying birds and contributing observations to databases like eBird can kick start a lifelong passion for birds. Discover our newest resource around bird ID and learn how to participate in the world’s largest day of birding, Global Big Day.
In this webinar, educators will:
- Understand the concept of citizen science and how it can help meet STEM learning goals.
- Develop basic techniques for teaching bird identification.
- Explore citizen-science data through an educator’s perspective.
- Learn how to participate in Global Big Day and the eBird project.
This webinar is free and open to all educators. The content is targeted to K-12 educators.