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Life Science Field Training Institute

A multi-day field science experience for educators to strengthen field-based investigations in their teaching and improve student performance.

10th Annual Life Science Field Training Institute, June 27 - 30, 2016

Program highlights include:

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  • Canoe trip and investigation of aquatic habitats of the NJ Pinelands
  • Transects and vegetation analysis
  • Biodiversity and community ecology
  • Species area curves and population dynamics
  • Tour of the Rutgers University Pinelands Field Station
  • Merging field exercises with service projects

2016 program syllabus.

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See our 2016 program flyer. Feel free to distribute!

35 professional development credits are available to attendees.

Three (3) graduate credits through Rutgers University are also available.

Participants will receive a complimentary copy of The Pine Barrens: Up Close & Natural Curriculum.

A $50 deposit is required (fully refundable upon completion of the program).


Check back in the spring of 2017 for next year's information


PPA is pleased to have the support of the Bonazzi Foundation for the Promotion of Science Education for our education program.

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