Conservation Educator Academy

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CEA Schedule, Summer 2017

The schedule below shows the schedule for the 3rd Cohort of the Conservation Educator Academy. This is subject to change.


For a downloadable version of this calendar, click here:   2016 CEA Schedule

Time


8:30-9:00

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9:00-9:30


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9:30-10:00


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10:00-10:30


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10:30-11:00


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11:00-11:30


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11:30-12:00


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12:00-12:30


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12:30-1:00


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1:00-1:30


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1:30-2:00


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2:00-2:30


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2:30-3:00


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3:00-3:30


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3:30-4:00


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4:00-4:30


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Monday, June 20


Introductions

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Orientation and 

Sample Inquiry Activity

(White River Gardens)


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Flamingo Mingle




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Defining Inquiry 

Intro to Lesson Plan Template


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Lunch

(and time to visit zoo exhibits)



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Orangutan Learning Lesson

(Dr. Rob)

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Macaws return flight

(far west holding)

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Vet/Commissary

Behind-the-Scenes



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Share/Discuss Inquiry findings/lessons

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Lesson Planning - 

Brainstorm Lesson Topics

&

Standards Alignment

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Tuesday, June 21


Daily Intro/Planning

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Science Processes -

Observations at the Zoo


Observation Tasks & Telemetry Activity

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Lorikeet or Budgie Feed

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Magnificent Macaw Presentation
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Observation Task &
Telemetry Activity
(Group A)

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Lunch

(and time to visit zoo exhibits)


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Observation Task & 
Telemetry Activity
(Group B)

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Inquiry-Friendly Assessments for Lesson Plans
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Indiana Cerulean Warbler Project - Clay Delancey and Garrett MacDonald (BSU)

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Overview of 
Zoo Education Programs
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Lesson Planning -
Goals, Assessments
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Wednesday, June 22


Daily Intro/Planning

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Rainforest Activities 

for the 

Classroom 
(Zoo Ed staff)


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Oceans Bldg 

Behind-the-Scenes

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Observation Task &
Telemetry Activity
(Group C)



&



Lunch





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Great Backyard Bird Count



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Lesson Plan 
Working Session




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Sharing -
Lesson Topics
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Thursday, June 23


Daily Intro/Planning

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Observing on Zoo Grounds
Final chance to record data






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Observation Tasks -
discussion of the activity and 
use in the classroom

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Lunch

(and time to visit zoo exhibits)



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Dr. Sam Williams
Ara Project

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Keeper Chat with Parrot

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Work session - 
prep for  poster sharing
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Evaluation Surveys

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Lesson Plan
Sharing Session
Celebration

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