The Cornell Lab of Ornithology K-12 team knows that times are trying right now and the pandemic presents many unknowns. We hope these STEM resources and professional development opportunities might be helpful.
1. We are hosting free monthly webinars with a variety of topics. Our very first one (Sept 22nd or 24th) is specifically on Remote Learning Resources. Link to webinars: https://www.birds.cornell.edu/k12/webinars-2/
2. Our popular and free "Science & Nature Activities for Cooped Up Kids" resource provides grade-appropriate science activities, whether students are learning in person, online, or blended. A growing number of fun and interactive lessons are available at: https://www.birds.cornell.edu/k12/science-nature-activities-for-cooped-up-kids/.
3. Find a variety of curricula, downloads, guides, and other activities organized by grade-level here: https://www.birds.cornell.edu/k12/get-started/
5. Finally, we can offer customized webinars on topics ranging from nature-based STEM learning, citizen science, and hands-on science investigations.