e s f letters
e s f letters
GIVE TO ESF LOG IN SOCIAL
SHARE:
event

Speaker: Boston Schoolyard Initiative

Campus Calendar

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Location: Baker 146

Event Description: Guest speaker Kristin Metz was the Director of Education for the Boston Schoolyard Initiative (BSI) from 2000 to 2013. The BSI (http://www.schoolyards.org/) sparked two decades of collaboration across Boston, transforming asphalt schoolyards of 88 elementary schools into centers for community, recreation, and learning. The multi-stakeholder partnership helped Boston Public Schools incorporate outdoor teaching as a routine practice; and influenced science (STEM) teaching on a national level. Kristin Metz is now an Education Consultant helping schools and districts build the capacity to support outdoor teaching and learning. (This event is sponsored by ESF's Graduate Student Association (GSA), and co-hosted with ESF's Outreach Office and the ESF Office of Energy & Sustainability).

Contact:
Alexandre Poisson
apoisson@syr.edu
3157417557

Sponsor: Graduate Student Association & Outreach Office

Download: Download Event (iCal format) to your personal calendar

Today is:
Saturday, November 18, 2017

Add Your Event to the Calendar
(login required)

Any ESF student, faculty or staff member with a valid username and password for the following systems is welcome to submit an event, announcement or news item for sharing on the web and social media.