Kirk Treakle, Head Librarian at Rachel Carson Middle School in Fairfax County, is this year’s winner of the ASNV Hog Island Scholarship. The scholarship provides transportation, tuition, room, and board to “Sharing Nature: An Educator’s Week” at National Audubon Society’s Hog Island Camp in Maine.
Are you an educator who would like to learn practical approaches to environmental education in a wonderful outdoor setting? Apply now for ASNV scholarship to attend National Audubon Society’s Educator’s Week at its Hog Island Camp in Maine!
Deadline: Feb 1, 2018
Each summer Audubon Society of Northern Virginia offers a full scholarship and transportation to “Sharing Nature: An Educator’s Week” at National Audubon Society’s Hog Island Camp in Maine. Applicants must be classroom teachers, specialists, or school administrators working in: Alexandria City, Falls Church City, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun or Prince William counties.
Imagine a beautiful and near-deserted island, offering stunning views, invigorating hikes, abundant birds and wildlife, puffin sightings, and scrumptious meals all week long. (Yes, ample desserts too.) This island was my home during a magical week of camp!