Engage your students in solving real environmental problems in the Chesapeake Bay watershed through hands-on, outdoor science investigations.
Harbor Scholars is an exciting professional development opportunity for 5th grade science teachers in Baltimore City. Participants will learn how to deliver effective Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs), in which students investigate and take action on a real local environmental issue.
Over the course of the year-long Harbor Scholars program, participating teachers will:
Teachers who complete the program will be eligible to receive:
Participants are expected to attend all five days of the workshop. The workshop hours are 8:00 am to 3:30 pm daily.
|Summer Workshop||Spring Follow-up|
|Cohort A||June 23 - June 26, 2020||May 1, 2021|
|Cohort B||June 29 - July 2, 2020||May 15, 2021|
The program is open to all 5th grade teachers in Baltimore City Public Schools (including charter schools).
Harbor Scholars applications are due on March 31, 2020, and have two parts: