Programs For Educators

Educator workshops are offered throughout the year, but especially in the summer. To bring you the richest programming, we offer many of these workshops in partnership with other organizations.  

See all of our events.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Mar
    13 to 15

    ABCs of Farm-Based Education

    Friday to Sunday, All DayEducator Workshop

    Discover easy and fun ways to develop agricultural education programs with engaging, kid-tested, educator approved activities! If you are looking for new ideas for an existing program, or are ...

  • Apr
    17

    NEW! Education for Sustainability Leadership Academy

    Friday, all dayEducator Workshop

    A year-long, residential, leadership academy for those wishing to be part of a learning community exploring education for sustainability, systems thinking, and school transformation.​ Our hope is to...

  • May
    7 to 8

    A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC)

    Thursday to Friday, Multiple all-day sessions, some overnightsEducator Workshop

    May 7-8, 2015 will be the start of our year-long, place-based education program for educators, A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC), offered at various locations in partnership with...

  • Jul
    8 to 11

    A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC)

    Wednesday to Saturday, OFF-SITE. Multiple all-day sessions, some overnightsEducator Workshop

    A continuation of our year-long, place-based education program for educators, A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC), offered at various locations in partnership with...

  • Jul
    13 to 16

    Project Seasons for Young Learners: Cultivating Joy & Wonder

    Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am–4:30 pmEducator Workshop

    Enrich your early childhood curriculum using the lens of sustainability. The four days will be rich with opportunities to look at your present curriculum with sustainability in mind, and acquire new...

  • Jul
    16 to 17

    NEW! Education for Sustainability Immersion

    Thursday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pmEducator Workshop

    For those wishing to dive deeply into their education for sustainability work in a residential, retreat-like setting. Limited to 15 participants. Includes accommodations at the Inn at Shelburne...

  • Jul
    27 to 31

    The Summer Institute on Education for Sustainability

    Monday to Friday, 8:30 am–4:30 pm Educator Workshop

    Spend five rich days with colleagues around the country at an informative and restorative institute created to give you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of education for sustainability....

  • Sep
    25 to 26

    A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC)

    Friday to Saturday, OFF-SITE. Multiple all-day sessions, some overnightsEducator Workshop

    A continuation of our year-long, place-based education program for educators, A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC), offered at various locations in partnership with...

  • Jan
    29 to 30

    A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC)

    Friday to Saturday, OFF-SITE. Multiple all-day sessions, some overnightsEducator Workshop

    A continuation of our year-long, place-based education program for educators, A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC), offered at various locations in partnership with...

  • May
    6 to 7

    A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC)

    Friday to Saturday, OFF-SITE. Multiple all-day sessions, some overnightsEducator Workshop

    The closing of our year-long, place-based education program for educators, A Forest for Every Classroom (FFEC), offered at various locations in partnership with...

Recent Workshops

Sorry you missed these workshops. Most are offered annually, so check back often for updates, or contact Jen Cirillo (jcirillo@shelburnefarms.org) for more information.
  • Oct
    29 to 30

    Study Tour of Quebec Agritourism

    Wednesday to Thursday, 9 am Wednesday - 6 pm ThursdayEducator Workshop

    Join fellow farmers, food business owners, service providers and educators and learn directly from the people who make the Eastern Townships a vibrant agritourism destination.  A delicious...

  • Oct
    2

    Stories of Hope, Love and Resilience: A Gathering of Educators

    Thursday, 1 - 5pm Educator Workshop, Special Event

    Please gather with us for an afternoon at Shelburne Farms where we will explore education for sustainability.  We will share stories and successful strategies in order to rejuvenate our...

  • Jul
    14 to 18

    CWI’s Summer EAST Institute on Service-Learning

    Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pmEducator Workshop

    Community Works Institute’s Summer EAST provides K-16 teachers, community educators, and administrators with training, models, strategies, and resources for developing service-learning best...