Population Education leads hands-on workshops for future teachers at hundreds of campuses throughout the U.S. and Canada. These workshops are tailored for specific grade levels, subjects and topics addressed in education classes. We are pleased to be able to offer these workshops for university education classes FREE of charge.
Our K-12 activities meet state and national academic standards (including Common Core) and are relevant to instruction in math, science, social studies, environmental education, as well as integrated studies. University education faculty value Population Education workshops for both the content we provide and the teaching methods that we demonstrate. Click here for descriptions of our workshops for different grade levels.
What you can expect at a Population Education workshop:
- Innovative, age-appropriate, participatory activities presented by top-notch facilitators,
- Materials that fit state and national frameworks and,
- Ready-to-use lesson plans on CD-ROM
Over the past five years, Population Education has facilitated over 1,800 workshops for college and university pre-service classes in the U.S. and Canada.
Request a workshop. Once we receive your request, we will do our best to accommodate your needs and begin to prepare a workshop agenda individually tailored to your course content. If you would like a peer’s perspective on our program, we can refer you to a past workshop sponsor in your area. Prior to scheduled workshops, we send materials that you can share in advance with your students.