Opportunities for outdoor education is a key component that will be assessed and prioritized in the Plan. The Plan will coordinate with other statewide efforts to increase the opportunities for learning in nature to foster stewards and health of all New Mexicans.
The Outdoor Education Focus Group hosted a series of three virtual meetings in February 2021 centered on unique topics of interest to this group. Information about those meetings and summarized notes can be found below:
Meeting 1: Curriculum-based and standards-aligned programming + field and teacher resources
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Meeting 2: Teacher and other educators training
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Meeting 3: Access (including transportation)
Thursday, February 16, 2021
Check back here for updates as the Plan develops.
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