Writing About Place

Grades 1/2: Vincent Cheng, Overlook Primary, Po’keepsie
4/5: Charlotte Weinstein, Mill Road ES, Red Hook
6-8: Brian Angevine, Onteora MS, Boiceville
High School: Itzel Garcia, Newburgh Free Academy
(Photo by Linda Moriarty)

Hold the dates

July 28-30, 2015, Teaching for Engagement, THV annual institute.
(2013 institute photo courtesy of Cary Institute)




THV helps educators discover, appreciate, and share the region’s natural, historic, and cultural treasures with children and youth. And, fosters collaboration among schools and informal learning sites like museums and parks. Continue.


Resources from Covering Climate Change in the Classroom.

On the Horizon

Jan. 30: application deadline, Selma to Montgomery Walking Classroom to be held in March, National Park Service.
Feb. 10, 8:30 a.m., Albany: envision a new Capital Area Children’s Museum of Science & Technology, details.
Feb. 17 (Beacon) & March 4 (Pok), 4-7 p.m., STEAM workshops for MS and HS teachers.
July 28-30:  2015 institute, Teaching for Engagement. More information coming soon.