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Summer Workshop & Teacher Travel Info

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2017 Ag Farm Tour‹Main Street

***Class is Full***

This year¹s Ag in the Classroom and North Dakota Geographic Alliance Farm Tour will feature a trip to the main streets of towns in northwest North Dakota. Participants will meet with the people and businesses that make our Ag communities a vital piece of the North Dakota Economy. This is a one credit class offered through Minot State University will be held June 26-27.

The tour will leave from Minot High School at 8:00 and return by 5:00 each day.

The cost of the class is $25 plus the credit fee charged by Minot State. For information call Jeffrey Beck at 240-9231

Below are the instruction link and registrations

Once the registration page opens, please ignore the Home/Register/Log In/My Cart section at the top of the page and

  1. Click on MiSU Professional Development Workshops.
  2. Click on the Summer 2017 link.
  3. Click on the Main Street North Dakota link.
  4. On the next page, click on Add to Cart.
  5. When the next page appears, check your order and click on Checkout.
  6. The Delivery Address page will then open. Be sure that every item marked with an * is filled in (use n/a if necessary) and click on the Continue Unregistered button.
  7. On the next page, Payment Methods, please complete the required sections. Near the bottom of the page there is a section for the billing address. If your delivery and billing addresses are the same, check the Use current delivery address as billing address. If your billing address is different, you will need to complete that section. When you have completed all of the sections, click on the Use This Payment Method button.
  8. Please review the information below, and then click the Submit Your Order button. (located near the top of the screen)
  9. The final screen is the one you can print out for your records.
  10. You will also receive a confirmation email with your order number and details.

***Class is Full***

2017 Geographically FIT (Forest Institute for Teachers)

"Environmental Perspectives"

August 7-10, Minot

The institute provides experiential learning and resources for curriculum
planning and development and how to help foster environmental
responsibility of natural resources in stewards
of all ages. Educators have an opportunity to expand their content
knowledge and study how geology, geography, and forests can work together
to minimize environmental impacts and land disturbances, as well as
improve and protect surface and ground water.
The charter bus tour will include the Enbridge Berthold Station, Upper
Souris Wildlife Refuge, Feland Farms, Turtle Mountain State Forest,
International Peace Garden, Anishinabe Cultural Center, Towner State
Nursery, and Denbigh Experimental Forest.

***Class is Full***

In order to receive full credit, you must cancel your registration for the workshop through NDGA (701-838-3063), and the university of your choice by July 28th. There will be no refunds issued for cancellations after July 28th.

2017 NDTRC Community Teacher Workshop

NDGA is teaming with the NDTRC to provide a workshop called: Cultural Perspectives on Environmental Change This workshop will be held June 20-22, 2017 in the Turtle Mountains.