2016 Shale Network Workshop and Continuing Ed Credits, May 19-20

The 2016 Shale Network Workshop will take place at the Atherton Hotel in State College, PA, on May 19th - 20th. This year, the theme is "Science and cooperation around water quality data and legacy wells in shale gas basins."

The tentative agenda and workshop details are available at:

Peregrine Falcon Educator Workshop - April 5, 2016

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Join the PA Game Commission, PA Department of Environmental Protection and ZOOAMERICA for a free WILD in The City workshop from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at the Rachel Carson State Office Building in Harrisburg. Workshop participants will EXPLORE the successes of peregrine falcon reintroduction in Pennsylvania; EXAMINE falcon specifics and endangered species concepts; and OBSERVE falcons in Harrisburg.

2016 Summer Research Experiences for STEM Teachers

Application deadline: March 6, 2016

Program dates: June 20, 2016- August 5, 2016

CSATS Summer Research Experiences for STEM Teachers actively involve K-12 science, technology, engineering, and math educators working alongside university or industry scientists and engineers on cutting-edge research and integrating related research projects into their classrooms, schools and districts.  

Upcoming Feb-April 2015 Teacher Workshops at PA State Parks


Here are some upcoming teacher workshops that are scheduled at PA State Parks. Please email or call the registration contact to sign-up or to receive more information about an upcoming workshop. To keep updated on upcoming courses, check out the new DCNR online calendar of events at-