Programs For Educators

Educator workshops are offered throughout the year, but especially in the summer. To bring you the richest programming, we offer many of these workshops in partnership with other organizations.  

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Upcoming Workshops

  • Jul to May
    21 to 2

    Watershed for Every Classroom

    Monday to Saturday, 8am-5pmEducator Workshop

    WEC is a year-long, professional development experience for K-12 teachers in VT, NY, and Quebec. Join your colleagues to explore the rich ecological and cultural stories of the Lake Champlain...

  • Oct

    Stories of Hope, Love and Resilience: A Gathering of Educators

    Thursday, 1 - 5pm Educator Workshop, Special Event

    Please gather with us for an afternoon at Shelburne Farms where we will explore education for sustainability.  We will share stories and successful strategies in order to rejuvenate our...

  • Oct
    19 to 21

    ABC's of Farm-Based Education

    Sunday to Tuesday, All DayEducator Workshop

    Discover easy and fun ways to develop agricultural education programs with engaging, kid-tested, educator approved activities! If you are looking for new ideas for an existing program, or are ...

  • Apr

    NEW! Education for Sustainability Leadership Academy

    Friday, all dayEducator Workshop

    A year-long, residential, leadership academy for those wishing to be part of a learning community exploring education for sustainability, systems thinking, and school transformation.​ Dates:...

  • Jul
    13 to 16

    Project Seasons for Young Learners: Cultivating Joy & Wonder

    Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am–4:30 pmEducator Workshop

    Enrich your early childhood curriculum using the lens of sustainability. The four days will be rich with opportunities to look at your present curriculum with sustainability in mind, and acquire new...

  • Jul
    16 to 17

    NEW! Education for Sustainability Immersion

    Thursday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pmEducator Workshop

    For those wishing to dive deeply into their education for sustainability work in a residential, retreat-like setting. Limited to 15 participants. Includes accommodations at the Inn at Shelburne...

  • Jul
    27 to 31

    The Summer Institute on Education for Sustainability

    Monday to Friday, 8:30 am–4:30 pm Educator Workshop

    Spend five rich days with colleagues around the country at an informative and restorative institute created to give you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of education for sustainability....

Recent Workshops

Sorry you missed these workshops. Most are offered annually, so check back often for updates, or contact Jen Cirillo ( for more information.
  • Jul
    14 to 18

    CWI’s Summer EAST Institute on Service-Learning

    Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pmEducator Workshop

    Community Works Institute’s Summer EAST provides K-16 teachers, community educators, and administrators with training, models, strategies, and resources for developing service-learning best...