Organization

Community Works Institute (CWI)

Learning

The NEXT Institute is an intensive day of inspired learning, collaboration and networking, focused on DEI: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the Core Design Principles that drive our work with educators. The NEXT Institute experience provides educators with new knowledge and skills to support development of classroom and school program practice and culture. We focus particularly on taking an experiential, community based approach in our DEI related support for schools.

Date and Time:

Saturday, November 6, 2021, 11:00am

Learning

Teach for community connection and social justice through experiential learning. Use the community as the classroom. Bring your vision, program, and project ideas to CWI’s 2021Institute, our acclaimed online learning and design labs. The Institute is perfect for educators looking to deepen and extend their work with Project Based Learning, Place Based Service-Learning, Sustainability, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Date and Time:

Friday, February 4, 2022, 11:00am

Learning
Moderator Endorsed: Conservation & Behavior Change

Join us at Community Works Institute's (CWI) acclaimed Virtual Summer Institute, a learning and design lab for K-16 and community based educators. August 2-6, 2021. Space is limited.

Date and Time:

Monday, August 2, 2021, 11:00am to Friday, August 6, 2021, 3:00am

Learning

From Classroom to Community, Moving Toward Social Justice The NEXT Institute is an intensive day of inspired learning, collaboration and networking, focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the core principles that drive our work with educators. The NEXT experience provides educators with new knowledge and skills to support development of classroom and school program practice and culture.

Date and Time:

Friday, June 18, 2021, 11:00am

Learning

Design Compelling Virtual and Hybrid Instructional Content and Projects Teach for Human Connection and Social Justice Through Experiential Learning. Bring your vision, program and project ideas to CWI’s 2021 Virtual WINTER Institute, our acclaimed learning and design lab for Place Based Service-Learning and Sustainability. Institute workshops include inspiring learning from our Institute faculty that will support your teaching and programs, whether virtual or hybrid.

Date and Time:

Thursday, January 28, 2021, 10:00am

Learning

CWI's acclaimed Institutes are a unique opportunity for deep learning, collaboration, and networking in a design lab atmosphere, with like minded K-16 and community based educators from across the U.S. Develop high impact virtual and hybrid curriculum and programs that engage students, using the community as the classroom.

Date and Time:

Friday, November 6, 2020, 11:00am

Resource
Moderator Endorsed: K-12 EE

Children who have developed meaningful relationships with the natural world at a young age often carry those experiences into adulthood. They display interest, respect and concern for the protection of nature, wildlife and landscapes This feature story describes the inherent value of nature education now and into the future, creating our new narrative, and collaborating with parents and teachers.

Resource Category:

Publication, Article/Report, Journal, Online