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YRDSB EcoCamp - An Environmental Leadership Camp
Media Advisory
9/15/2014
YRDSB EcoCamp - An Environmental Leadership Camp
What:
YRDSB EcoCamp - An Environmental Leadership Camp
Through a variety of leadership experiences, six students from 16 schools work together to form a leadership team ready to return to their schools as motivated and passionate eco-leaders.
Some of the activities that the students will participate in include a “water quest,” a nature photography hike and a nature “close-up” using microscopes.
 
When:
Wednesday, October 8 - Friday, October 10, 2014
The best photo opportunities are available 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily.
 
Where:
YMCA Cedar Glen
13300 11th Concession
Schomberg
 
Why:
Established in 2000 and run by a group of teachers, this three day residential camp has been developed to meet the growing need for educators to instil environmental responsibility and stewardship into students.
 
Who:
96 students & 16 teachers participating from 16 different elementary schools across York Region.

For more information contact:

Monica Wand
York Region District School Board
Email: monica.wand@yrdsb.ca

 
 
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