Teacher Day on Hurricane Island

Participants from the 2014 Teacher Day enjoy the view from the high cliffs

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, middle and high school programs for school groups, 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 alice@hurricaneisland.net to reserve your spot and we will send along additional information about the day.

Itinerary: April 22, 2015

9:30 Depart Rockland from Journey’s End Marina

10:30 Arrive on Hurricane Island

10:30-11:00 Welcome, introductions, overview of the Hurricane Island Foundation and the programs we offer

11:00-12:00 learn about and participate in the Hurricane Island phenology monitoring program

12:00-12:30 Tour of the facilities

12:30-1:15 Lunch (provided)

1:15-2:15 Full Island hike, “walk and talk” about program options

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