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Wednesday, June 15 • 12:00pm - 3:00pm
What do nature’s hidden wonders teach us about education? TRENDING POPULAR

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Take a hike and a lesson from nature. Learn how hands-on exploration in nature can enhance the traditional classroom experience as well as student and educator curiosity. Join Arin Trook, education director at the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES), and Carey Favaloro, ACES naturalist, on a 3.5-mile nature walk through beautiful and varied terrain in Snowmass, Colorado. Take in the local flora and fauna while learning innovative techniques for incorporating natural exploration into a traditional academic experience.

Note: Extensive hiking experience not necessary; sneakers or sturdy shoes encouraged.


Carey Favaloro

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES)

Arin Trook

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES)
Arin Trook is the Education Director of the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES.) A life-long educator and ecologist, the roots of Arin’s yoga teaching run deep in the wild landscapes of the world. In addition to running ACES’ children’s programs, Arin is also the co-founder of the WildYoga teacher training program (RYS200) in Yosemite, CA, the first outdoor/nature-based training program in the country. Arin has studied... Read More →

CEI Staff

Yee-Ann Cho

Senior Vice President, The Colorado Education Initiative

Wednesday June 15, 2016 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Cathedral Peak

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