June 21-25 ~ Great Lakes Maritime Transportation Institute ~ at The Maritime Academy of Toledo
Cost: $240 registration includes 2 credits and 5 lunches (M-F) or $540 with 4 nights lodging (M-Th) & meals.
Description: Participants will spend 4 nights at The Toledo Maritime Academy, experiencing navigation simulators, boat-building lab, radar simulator, touring the historic S.S. Boyer and Toledo port facilities, investigating invasive species, monitoring water quality, and excursions on the Maumee River.
(Michigan Tech course ED5680 – 2 credits)
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June 28 - July 2 ~ Forestry Teacher Institute ~
Cost: $400 registration includes five lunches (M-F) and three graduate credits from Michigan Tech or $650 (with 4 nights lodging & meals from dinner Monday to breakfast Friday).
Description: Michigan Technological University (MTU) brings together the expertise of university faculty, scientists, natural resource management professionals, and educators to conduct this Institute. Through lecture, hands-on data collection, classroom activities, and field trips, participants will obtain new knowledge and skills that can be applied to their work with students. Topics presented will be tree ID, forest measure-ments, ecology, silvicultural prescriptions, forest health & insect pests, wildlife, water quality monitoring, carbon sequestration, and innovative school-community partnership programs.
(Michigan Tech course ED5630 (Sec.2) – 3 credits)
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