WVDEP's Youth Environmental Program Member Hosts Workshops on STEM, Conservation

3/22/2019

A member of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s (WVDEP) Youth Environmental Program (YEP) is hosting a series of workshops to provide resources and train educators in conservation-based STEM principles.

The Putnam Area Robotics Team (PARTs) has developed a curriculum that combines STEM programs such as For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST), FIRST Lego League (FLL) and FLL Junior, with the 4H program, Junior Master Gardener, with the hopes of educating teachers and administrators about conservation and getting this curriculum into their classrooms.

The workshops are set to reach all 55 counties by May 2020. To learn more, click here.

Contact:

Terry Fletcher
304-926-0499 ext. 1641
Terry.A.Fletcher@wv.gov