Trailside Nature & Science Center Teacher Training Workshops

Trailside Nature & Science Center Teacher Training Workshops

Pre-registration is required. Walk-ins will be accommodated as space permits.

  • Earn 6 NJDOE credits with each workshop.
  • Hand-on activities designed for integration into existing courses of study for formal and non-formal educators, K-12.
  • Program time is 9 AM – 3 PM; doors open at 8:45 AM.
  • Fee: $20 per person (Includes registration, morning refreshments and workshop guidebook)
  • Bring: A lunch.
  • To register: Complete a registration form and mail with check made payable to COUNTY OF UNION to:Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Road, Mountainside, NJ 07092
  • Visa/MasterCard/Discover and AMEX accepted in person.

Teacher Training Workshop: Project WET
Thursday, December 4, 2014 – 9 AM – 3 PM

In today’s society, water is often taken for granted. This workshop will provide the necessary tools, resources and lessons for teachers to utilize in the classroom to teach our future leaders about the importance and value of water in everyday life. More than 90 interdisciplinary activities and lessons, teacher-tested and classroom ready for K-12 students, are included in the activity guide. Lessons in the guide are correlated to NJ Core Curriculum Content Standards. Please wear attire appropriate for possible outdoor activity.

Environmental Education for Early


Learners with “PLT” and Project WILD