Applications now open - Bush Blitz TeachLive 2018!

Applications for the November/December 2018 Bush Blitz TeachLive program are now open! We are looking for motivated teachers to join us on our expedition to Protected Areas of the Australian Capital Territory!

All teachers who teach years 4-12 are encouraged to apply.  You do not have to be experienced or science-trained to participate – just passionate about science, and about sharing this passion with your students, colleagues and education networks.  

WHERE:  Various protected areas in the ACT

WHEN: Thursday 29 November – Thursday 6 December 2018

DURATION:8 days (5 school days)

WHO:  5 teachers who teach years 4-12. One place is reserved for an early career teacher.

The successful applicants will have a unique opportunity to assist scientists to document plants and animals, and discover new species, as part of the world’s first continent-wide biodiversity survey. The teachers will also share their experiences with their students through blogs on the Bush Blitz TeachLive website (http://bushblitz.teachlive.org.au) and other online tools, such as Skype.

All travel, accommodation and full teacher replacement costs are funded

Applications close Sunday 7th October

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To be added to our mailing list, email earth@earthwatch.org.au , and you will be contacted when future applications open.