BirdSleuth offers opportunities for in-person training and workshops as well as online webinars for educators looking for top notch professional development.
NSTA National Conference – Atlanta
March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 18 @ 12:00 pm
Come join the BirdSleuth team at the 2018 NSTA national conference in Atlanta, Georgia. You can also stop by our booth 1002 to get free resources.
Get Creative! Develop Students’ Science and Engineering Practices, Inspired by Birds: Birds are a springboard for scientific investigations and design challenges that develop students’ science and engineering practices. Explore free hands-on activities that will excite and challenge! Thursday, March 15 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM, Georgia World Congress Center, C201
Creating and Maintaining Kid-Friendly, Bird-Friendly Gardens: School gardens inspire students to explore the characteristics that create good habitat for birds and wildlife. Discover grants, resources, and get your free bird feeder! Thursday, March 15 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Georgia World Congress Center, C202
A Bird in the Hand: Grab your mobile device and join us to explore tools and apps for bird-related investigations and citizen science. Friday, March 16 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Georgia World Congress Center, C202
Teach Evolution with the World’s Most Extravagant Birds: Watch out Darwin’s finches, a brighter bird is the new biology teacher in town! Learn to teach evolution and natural selection through the birds-of-paradise. Friday, March 16 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Georgia World Congress Center, C203
Animal Multimedia Inspires Learning and Engagement: See how easy it is to support STEM learning through animal multimedia using the free sound analysis program Raven Lite 2.0. Friday, March 16 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Georgia World Congress Center, C211
Blending Science and Language Arts: Children’s books can be powerful tools for science learning. Explore book-related activities that connect STEM, art, and ELA while inspiring outdoor observation. Thursday, March 15 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Georgia World Congress Center, A303