Upcoming Events

Want to meet Leah in person and network with others for an incredible natural learning workshop experience? Check out the events below to see if your city is on the list!

 


Rochester, New York

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Nature Hack Your Learning Space

Hosted By: Rochester Chapter of NYAEYC

Explore how interest-led learning and Mother Nature work together to provide incredible natural, child-led learning experiences for your children in this special workshop! We’ll explore how to determine the interests of your classroom and how to implement natural resources into the classroom when making adaptations to your environment. This event is open to educators in the area. Professional development certificates will be awarded for those who attend and participate. Registration information on flyer below.


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Friday, February 16, 2018

Creating a Meaningful, Literacy Rich Learning Environment

Hosted by: Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

Join us for “Creating a Meaningful, Literacy Rich Learning Environment” to explore how learning to read and write is a natural developmental skill that should be fostered in a very special way with your pre- and early reader! We’ll look at the specifics of how children develop early literacy skills and some practical, hands-on strategies and ideas that you can implement right away to make learning to read fun and meaningful. Open to parents and teachers in the public. Professional development certificates will be awarded to educators who attend and participate. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for this event.

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New York City, New York

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Interest-Led Learning in the Classroom

Hosted By: Wonderschool

Come network with other child care providers in the New York City area to explore how interest-led learning happens in a classroom and early learning environment. We’ll be looking at how to determine not only the interests of your group of students, but also where their foundational understanding is so you don’t go into the learning explorations blindly. You’ll discover resources for planning and ideas for adapting your environment to meet the needs of your children and their interests. We’ll also be covering assessment and documentation for the full experience! Open to all educators, child care providers, parents, and those considering offering child care in the area. Professional development certificates will be available to those who attend and participate. Click below to register for this free event.

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Toronto, Ontario

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Interest-Led Learning and Documentation in the Classroom

Hosted By: Storypark

Join me at the Village Montessori to connect with other educators in the Toronto area to explore how interest-led learning happens in a classroom and early learning environment. We’ll be looking at how to determine not only the interests of your group of students, but also where their foundational understanding is so you don’t go into the learning explorations blindly. You’ll discover resources for planning and ideas for adapting your environment to meet the needs of your children and their interests. We’ll also be covering assessment and documentation for the full experience, and looking at how the Storypark app promotes engaging documentation opportunities! Open to all educators and child care providers. Professional development certificates will be available to those who attend and participate. Click below to register for this free event.

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Cleveland, Ohio

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Hosted By: Oberlin Early Childhood Center

Two amazing workshops will be offered during this natural learning event! Join us for your choice of “Interest-Led Learning in the Classroom” in the morning or “Nature Hack Your Learning Space” in the afternoon. Even better, sign up for both and double your learning experience while networking with other educators in the area. Open to parents and teachers in the public. Professional development certificates will be awarded to educators who attend and participate. Click the flyer below for more details. Spaces are limited. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for this event.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

Monday, March 5, 2018

Interest-Led Learning at Home

Hosted By: Your Natural Learner

This workshop is for homeschooling parents in the Minneapolis area. This action-packed workshop that will help you set up interest-led learning experiences for your child at home! We’ll cover every important step of interest-led learning from observation to planning to assessment and documentation. You’ll leave with tons of helpful resources to guide you on your path and to inspire you to get started right away! Open to parents and teachers. No professional development certificates will be available for this event. Spaces are limited. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for this event.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Interest-Led Learning in the Classroom

Hosted By: Westwood Early Childhood Center

Come network with educators in the Minneapolis area to explore how interest-led learning happens in a classroom environment. We’ll be looking at how to determine not only the interests of your group of students, but also where their foundational understanding is so you don’t go into the learning explorations blindly. You’ll discover resources for planning and ideas for adapting your environment to meet the needs of your students and their interests. We’ll also be covering assessment and documentation for the full experience! Open to educators in the area. Professional development certificates will be available to those who attend and participate. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for this event.

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Las Vegas, Nevada

Monday, March 12, 2018

Details coming soon

Want to host an event in your city? Contact Me today!