June – Apps for Outdoor Exploration

Student Group

Bring technology into the classroom while engaging students in outdoor observation with citizen science projects with free apps! Discover how you can help kids become citizen scientists by sharing their nature observations and contributing to scientific databases. We’ll take you through the process of using the Cornell Lab apps, like Merlin Bird ID and eBird, as well as other apps for outdoor exploration. Participation in citizen-science programs like eBird can kick-start a lifelong passion for birds and nature.

In this webinar, you will:

  • Explore citizen science and how it can help meet STEM learning objectives.
  • Become familiar with several free apps for nature exploration.
  • Explore citizen-science data from an educator’s perspective.

This webinar is free and open to all educators. The content is targeted to K-12 educators. Register below:

Tuesday, June 7, 2022 @ 6:00pm ET