Distance Learning

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NatureBridge invites you and your students to learn and explore in our reimagined virtual classroom. With a NatureBridge educator as your guide, students will participate in interactive lessons that connect them to environmental science, national parks and the natural world in their own community. 

Each lesson will integrate science and social and emotional learning while ensuring equitable and inclusive experiences for all students. Programs are structured so that students can:

  • Practice scientific inquiry skills
  • Understand and experience interconnections
  • Value environmental stewardship
  • Engage in fun, interactive activities to promote learning and movement
  • Feel empowered to ask questions and think critically 
  • Develop an interest in science and the outdoors

NatureBridge is committed to supporting teachers, students and families during this unique school year and while we cannot welcome students in-person to our national park campuses, we hope to see you in our virtual classroom soon!

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Program Options

Each program includes a planning call to understand your classroom goals/students needs and live sessions led by two NatureBridge educators. We are flexible to meet the needs of your school in terms of scheduling and platform (Zoom, Google Hangouts, etc).

Our Educators

NatureBridge educators bring learning to life and are the magic behind our programs. They are skilled and energetic teachers who have a passion for connecting students to the wonder and science of the natural world. Our staff have extensive experience teaching environmental science, facilitating social and emotional learning and creating equitable and welcoming learning environments. 

Meet the Team

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Teacher Testimonials

All was great! From the icebreakers to digging in to the material. I wanted to explore all the ecosystems! Integrating the social studies elements into the material created an enriching robust presentation. I am looking forward to the next session and now I want to sign other classes up!
Jean, Teacher at Our Lady of Loretto School
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Rates and Availability

Pricing varies depending on program length. Contact us to inquire about pricing. 

Each program includes:

  • Pre-program planning call to understand your classroom goals and students needs
  • Live sessions led by two NatureBridge educators
  • Asynchronous resources
  • Class size up to 35 students

NatureBridge Scholarships
NatureBridge is committed to reaching students in all the communities we serve. Scholarships are awarded based on the free and reduced meal rate of a school (or private-school equivalent). If you believe your school or group may qualify for a scholarship, please reach out to Eva Foster and request a scholarship application.

Distance Learning programs are offered September-November 2020 and February-May 2021. For specific dates, please contact us.

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Schedule a Program

We successfully piloted our first season of Distance Learning programs this fall and will resume programming in February 2021. If you would like more information about a Distance Learning program for your class, please fill out the form below and our outreach team will be in touch with you in January to discuss your interest in more detail. 

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