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2017 Trinity River Institute featuring Waters to the Sea

2017 Trinity River Institute featuring Waters to the Sea®

Our natural affinity to water makes rivers and watersheds a useful and familiar context for teaching and learning. Join us this summer, as Hamline University's Center for Global Environmental Education (CGEE) presents, for the seventh year, its Trinity Rivers Institute, a three day field-based professional development opportunity for 4th-8th grade teachers.

Trinity River Institute
June 7-9, 2017 (Wednesday-Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Over the 3 days teachers will visit:
The Trinity River Institute is designed to increase teachers' science content knowledge and help area educators translate their professional experiences into meaningful, engaging classroom lessons.The institute includes:
  • Three full days of experiential instruction and lunches
  • The Waters to the Sea®: Trinity River multimedia tool
  • 18 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) units
  • Lunch each day
Cost: $50 for three days, thanks in part to our contributors.

The institute is geared to elementary and middle school classroom teachers, as well as science specialists and teams of teachers. All educators are welcome to apply. 

For more information and to apply online, please visit

With questions, contact Brinkley Prescott at or 651-523-2591.

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