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Watershed for Every Classroom

"As teachers, we can sometimes forget all that goes into learning and applying a new skill. Going through that experience ourselves can help us to better understand our students and all that they know to be able to do in order to come to new understandingsā€

Eve Dubois, WEC teacher, 2008-2009

A Watershed for Every Classroom (WEC) is a year-long professional development experience for educators in the Lake Champlain Basin (Vermont, New York and Québec), brought to you by CBEI. It offers teachers inspiration, knowledge and skills to frame exciting watershed education. See links below from the 2014-2015 session!

Upcoming Events

CBEI Conference January 29, 2016
State of the Lake: Issues, Advocacy, & Creative Use of Technology, Location TBD

World Water Day Celebration and Contest March 24, 2016.
Location: TBA.

Burlington Stormwater Walk Spring 2016

Watershed for Every Classroom 2016-2017 (Five Graduate Credits optional through St Michaels College)
Summer Session/5 days: July 11- 15, 2016; Fall Session/2 days, Winter Session/2 days and Spring Session/2 days: Dates TBA. (11 days total)

2014-2015 Session

View the full agenda of July 2014 through May 2014 sessions>>
View our Facebook photo gallery of the summer 2014 session >>

For more information about upcoming programs, contact Colleen Hickey at or call (802) 372-0211.

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