Led by experts in their fields, students gain experience and a deep understanding of these topics while earning college credit from Eastern Oregon University. Meanwhile, their teachers are developing plans to bring these local learning opportunities back to the classroom for the next school year. Along with learning field methods used by professional scientists and researchers, the teachers have a rare opportunity to spend time collaborating with colleagues and observing how students respond to project-based learning in an outdoor classroom.
Read about the June 2015 event on the Cottonwood Canyon State Park website HERE
View a video describing CCSI 2017 HERE