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For Up-to-the Minute Events and Opportunities

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Special Events

Toyota International Teacher Program

Funded by Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., this program offers fully-funded, international, professional development opportunities for educators to advance environmental stewardship and global connectedness in U.S. schools and communities.

The Maryland Ornithological Society (MOS) awards 15 scholarships  to Maryland teachers to attend summer workshops in ornithology, natural history, and ecology.  Teachers who received scholarships have been very enthusiastic about their experience. Workshop descriptions, application information, and other Information about the MOS scholarship program is available on the MOS website:


Several pdf files can be downloaded as well. Information about our organization is available via the home page.

George Lucas Foundation
Technology Integration

Workshop List from MAEOE


Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

  National Aquarium In Baltimore National Aquarium in Baltimore                


Salisbury Zoo        

2005 Duck StampPatuxent Wildlife Research Center 


Training & Other Opportunities   NOAA Teacher at Sea and other opportunities


MPT Online  Maryland Public Television


Contact Information
Gary Hedges, Science Specialist

Division of Instruction
Maryland State Department of Education

200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  410-767-0323
Fax:  410-333-1146
Email:  ghedges@msde.state.md.us
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