The Outdoor Campus - West
- Train the Trainer
A train-the-trainer session will be held at the Outdoor Campus-West in Rapid City, April 20-24, 2015. GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) is an international environment and science education project sponsored by NASA and the National Science Foundation with support from NOAA and USAID. Participants in GLOBE collect and share data on environmental systems and conditions, using this international data set to conduct research and participate in international campaigns. This train the trainer event will certify participants to train in-service and pre-service educators so that they can fully participate in the GLOBE program.
- Career Launch
A "job shadow" program that provides hands-on experience for students who may have an interest in working in the areas of Outdoor Education, Law Enforcement, Fisheries, Wildlife or Habitat Management or related fields. For more information and application, click here.
- Field Trips with Activities -
The Outdoor Campus-West has educational opportunities for school groups, both naturalist-led and self-guided. For more information, contact Katie Wiedrich at 605.394-2528.
- Field Trip on Your Own -
We would love to have you and your classes spend time here, even if we are not directly involved with your activities. Call ahead to schedule your class.
- Critter Crates -
The Outdoor Campus has several critter crates available to teachers. Crates contain artifacts and some suggested activities.
- Teacher Workshops -
Professional development opportunities are available through Project Wild and other.