Professional Development for Educators

Professional Development for Educators

We offer many unique Professional Development opportunities, tailored to your demands!

Using Reflection Riding as Your Outdoor Classroom
Cost: $350 per school (materials may cost extra); maximum 30
Let our naturalists take your teachers through a fun one-day hands-on workshop at Reflection Riding.

  • Learn how to use our 317 acres as an extended outdoor campus with emphasis on (choose one):
  • Endangered Species
  • Biodiversity
  • Using Nature for Interdisciplinary Learning
  • Inquiry-based Education
  • Design a course with us exploring other topics for you and your group.

Creating and Using the Outdoor Classroom at Your School
Cost: $350 per school (materials may cost extra); maximum 30
Our naturalists come to your school and evaluate your outdoor spaces.

  • We provide advice on how to develop and/or enhance your outdoor classroom.
  • Your staff learns how to engage students in the outdoor classroom through inquiry-based activities incorporating multiple disciplines.

If you would like more information please contact the Education Department at or by phone at 423-821-1160 ext. 107.