Professional Development

Microadventures with Jonesport Teachers

Microadventures with Jonesport Teachers

On the teacher workshop day that fell the day before April vacation, all Jonesport teachers experienced a professional development workshop with MOS aimed at giving teachers a tangible activity they could use with students in any grade or subject to encourage outdoor learning and self-reflection with a flavor of adventure.

Teachers Learn about Resilience at Jonesport Elementary School

Teachers Learn about Resilience at Jonesport Elementary School

As the school year was winding down and spring was winding up in May 2018, a group of Jonesport Elementary School teachers worked with Maine Outdoor School Co-Founder/Co-CEO Hazel Stark to learn about how they could build resilience in their students through outdoor learning. 

Professional Development at Cherryfield Elementary School

Professional Development at Cherryfield Elementary School

In an educational world full of standards, mandates, and standardized tests, it is often important to reflect on the foundation of how humans have learned since the dawn of time. The staff of Cherryfield Elementary School in Cherryfield, Maine did just that this past week while engaged in a MOS professional development workshop.