Attainable Sustainables Institute Day Classes 2024
March 1, 2024
Open to teachers from DuPage County schools only. Earn 5 PDs.
Submerge yourself in the dynamic world of sustainability! We will spend the day diving into environmental issues we face in our community and sustainable solutions for addressing them. Learn methods to protect our water, conserve energy, restore our soils, and preserve our natural resources. We will also explore emerging careers in the field of sustainability.
This fast-paced STEM class is packed with resources, hands-on activities, and ideas for the classroom. Activities and concepts are NGSS-aligned and appropriate for multiple grade levels. This class will answer environmental questions, encourage deeper exploration of environmental topics and provide practical and personal connections with the world around you.
The class will include:
- live presentations
- peer collaboration
- interactive discussions
- guided tour at the DuPage County Water Commission
The tour will highlight green infrastructure and special processes currently in place to protect and conserve our precious resources.
There is a $30 fee for bus transportation.
This program is sponsored by DuPage County Stormwater Management and DuPage County.