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Teacher Day on Hurricane Island

The group from our Earth Day teacher day last spring

The group from our Earth Day teacher day last spring

We are offering a free trip to explore and learn more about the programs we offer through the Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership.  If you are a science teacher or would like to learn more about our professional development programs, school programs, and summer programs, we want you to come visit for the day!  This opportunity is available on a first come, first serve basis, please email to reserve your spot, and we will send along additional information about the day.

ITINERARY  - September 27, 2014

  • 9:30: Depart Rockland from Journeys End Marina
  • 10:30: Arrive on Hurricane Island
  • 10:30-11:00: Welcome, introductions, overview of the Hurricane Island Foundation and programs
  • 11:00-12:00:  Learn about and participate in a phenology monitoring program.
  • 12:00-12:30: Tour of facilities
  • 12:30-1:15: Lunch {provided}
  • 1:15- 2:15: Full island hike, "walk and talk" about program possibilities on Hurricane
  • 2:15-3:00: More information about our programs, our field station, and our vision for the future of Hurricane Island
  • 3:00-3:30: Final questions, feedback, resources for teachers
  • 3:30: Depart Hurricane Island
  • 5:00: Arrive back in Rockland
Earlier Event: September 25
Colby College
Later Event: September 28
Eastern Maine Skippers Program Kickoff