Professional Learning opportunities and science education support are available by request through the Okefenokee Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) Environmental Science Education Coordinator, Katie Antczak. Professional learning opportunities may be hosted at your school, the Okefenokee Swamp Park, or Okefenokee RESA.
Potential Professional Learning topics include:
Accelerated and Integrated Learning
3-Dimensional Science Instruction
Okefenokee Swamp Phenomena
Science Instructional Planning
GSE Science Curriculum Alignment
Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Writing in Science
Making Time to Teach Science
Project WILD & Aquatic WILD
Project Learning Tree
The Okefenokee Swamp Park, in conjunction with the Okefenokee Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) Environmental Science Education Coordinator, Katie Antczak, is developing a series of ready-to-go, all materials included lesson plans and mini units that are directly aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence in Science.
The OSPrey Society are very important friends of the OSP who generously invest in the organization to support the strategic plan, provide critical resources for needed projects and underwrite educational programs. All donations to the OSP help us to inspire our guests and community to conserve and protect our beloved Okefenokee.