Workshops & Retreats

We offer transformative professional development opportunities that empower you to engage your students in nature-based citizen science and inquiry. Join us at an upcoming workshop or explore opportunities for trainings at your location.


New Workshops Coming Soon!


Past Workshops

The Rio Salado Nina Mason Pulliam Audubon Center where the workshop will be held.

eBird Explorers Workshop

Dates: February 25-26, 2023

Location: Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center, Phoenix, AZ

Audience: K-8th grade educators

Discover Birds! Workshop

Date: Monday, February 27, 2023

Location: Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center, Phoenix, AZ

Audience: Non-formal educators

Supporting Students in Nature-based Learning Conference

Date: Saturday, May 20, 2023

LocationThe Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY

Audience: K-12 educators

Exploring Birds & Biodiversity with eBird Workshop

Dates: June 12-14, 2023

Location: Earlewood Park, Columbia, SC

Audience: 3rd-8th grade educators

Connecting with Nature… A Learning Retreat

Dates: June 20-22, 2023

Location:  Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park, Galloway, OH

Audience: K-5th grade educators

Exploring Biodiversity & Change with eBird Workshop

Dates: June 28-30, 2023

Location:  UCSC Arboretum, Santa Cruz, CA

Audience: 6th-12th grade educators

Summer Educator’s Retreat

Dates: July 23-27, 2023

Location:  Pyramid Life Center, Paradox, NY

Audience: K-12 educators

Building Local Connection and Global Perspectives with Citizen Science

Date: October 20, 2023

Location: Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm Springs, CA

Audience: California Science Education Conference (CASE) attendees

Science Learning at Your Window

Date: October 20, 2023

Location: Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm Springs, CA

Audience: California Science Education Conference (CASE) attendees

Claim, Evidence, Reasoning: Often Misunderstood But Inherently Valuable

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2023

Location:  Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO

Audience: National Science Teachers Association Conference (NSTA) attendees

Inspiring Curiosity with Wildlife Cams

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2023

Location:  Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO

Audience: National Science Teachers Association Conference (NSTA) attendees

Students as Scientists: Nature-Based Inquiry

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023

Location:  Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO

Audience: National Science Teachers Association Conference (NSTA) attendees

Citizen Science: Engage all Students in Authentic Outdoor Science

Date: Sunday, November 5, 2023

Location:  Syracuse Mariott Downtown, Syracuse, NY

Audience: Science Teachers Association of New York (STANYS) attendees

Students as Scientists: Nature-based Inquiry

Date: Sunday, November 5, 2023

Location:  Oncenter Convention Center, Syracuse, NY

Audience: Science Teachers Association of New York (STANYS) attendees

Inspiring Curiosity with Wildlife Cams

Date: Monday, November 6, 2023

Location:  Oncenter Convention Center , Syracuse, NY

Audience: Science Teachers Association of New York (STANYS) attendees