15th Annual Design Institute

Thursday, 5 October 2017 - Friday, 6 October 2017

Outdoor activities have long been recognized for supporting learning across the curriculum and gardening acclaimed as a powerful motivator for improving children’s science competence. Hands-on outdoor work engages students in observing, exploring, experimenting, and discovering natural processes bringing a dynamic, motivational dimension to children’s learning.

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NC Museum of Art
2110 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC  27607

October 5 & 6, 2017
9:00am - 4:30pm


Registration Fee:
General Registration: $275
Students, Early Childhood Professionals, Extension Agents, Master Gardeners, NC Teachers, State of North Carolina 
Employees, and Parks & Recreation Professionals: $195

Group discounts are available for 5 or more participants: Please contact us for more information at naturalearning@ncsu.edu or 919-515-8345.

Registration fee includes: two day Institute with presentations, discussions, interactive outdoor activities, continental breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks.

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