Delta Studies Institute

Dates: Oct 16 2021 8:00AM - May 11 2022 7:30PM

The Delta Studies Institute begins with a full day bus tour of the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta Region. You will learn about salmon restoration efforts and water conversation at Cross Channel Gates, delta restoration, climate change impacts on California's water and carbon sequestration project at Twitchell Island. You will also visit Big Break Regional Shoreline and learn about the human impact on the Sacramento and San Joaquin watershed. In October, you will learn about the EEI and Delta Studies curriculum as well as NGSS implementation strategies in order to prepare your lessons.  We will return in May to share projects/lessons.

Join us for a three-day teacher institute and help your students
learn more about the Delt

Required dates:

October 16, 2021, 8:00am - 4:00pm, Location: Wentworth Education Center. Delta bus tour with lunch included.

October 20, 2021, 4:30pm - 7:30pm, Location: Durham Ferry Outdoor Education Center. Curriculum and NGSS implementation strategies, dinner included. 

May 11, 2022, 4:30pm - 7:30pm, Location:  Durham Ferry Outdoor Education Center. Project sharing, dinner included.

Participation fee: $45

At the completion of the program you will receive:

  • Stipend $250

  • Opportunity to purchase One Unit from TCSJ ($95)


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Lissa Gilmore

(209) 468-9170

Posted: 9/21/2021 4:20:37 PM