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Earth Partnership for Schools Summer Institute • Harvey County

Monday, Jun 5th, 2017 to Friday, Jun 9th, 2017 @ 8:30am-5pm
Dyck Arboretum of the Plains • 177 W. Hickory • Hesston, KS • Map

Earth Partnership for Schools (EPS) is making its ever‐growing mark in Kansas. The message is clear get kids outside and in touch with their natural surroundings and teach them about the prairie and natural history of Kansas.

Learn to engage your students in the process of prairie gardening on school grounds, earn three hours of graduate credit, take home an extensive curriculum, eat good food for a week, and have a fun and meaningful experience at the Dyck Arboretum! This 40-hour institute for school teachers and staff will train you in the award-winning Earth Partnership for Schools (EPS) Program that you can share with your students and colleagues for years to come. Contact Brad Guhr at 620-327-8127 or brad.guhr@hesston.edu for more information.

The Dyck Arboretum of the Plains, in Hesston, Kansas, is inviting K-12 teachers to apply for the 2017 Earth Partnership for Schools (EPS) Program.

Contact: Brad Guhr brad.guhr@hesston.edu 620-327-8127

More Info: Earth Partnership for Schools Summer Institute

Sponsor: Dyck Arboretum of the Plains

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