Free Teacher Workshops
SCRAP offers teachers and educators free monthly workshops to learn how to incorporate sustainability and creative reuse in their everyday classroom practices! Each workshops comes with a $25 gift certificate to SCRAP.
OUR 2023 SCHEDULE IS CURRENTLY BEING CREATED. STAY TUNED FOR CLASSES BEGINNING IN SPRING!
WE ARE LOOKING FOR AN EDUCATOR TO HELP US WITH OUR FREE TEACHER WORKSHOP PROGRAM!
We are seeking a SCRAP-loving teacher to assist in teaching our workshops for SF educators. We seek applicants with experience teaching in K-12 classrooms (preferably public school) as well as some background providing professional development to adult learners. Curriculum is focused on hands-on projects and creative reuse to enliven the classroom and deepen student engagement. Applicants should come with ideas for projects as well as an open-mind towards collaborating with other instructors.
Workshops take place after school, evenings and sometimes weekends with a small group of educators in our SCRAP classroom. Materials are sourced from the SCRAP depot; the instructor will select materials to be used in the workshop and to inspire participants towards greater use of SCRAP as a classroom resource. All grade-levels (K-12) and subject areas are welcome. We prefer applicants with a range of creative ideas and demonstrated enthusiasm for hands-on joyful learning experiences.
TO APPLY, EMAIL DANIELLE GRANTemail@example.com with your CV and brief letter of interest.
Free Teacher Workshop: Creativity Infusions with Repurposed Materials with Merritt Richmond
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Thursday, April 20th
Teachers, are you thirsty for simple, joyful, and practical 'creativity infusions' for your TK-5th grade classroom? Join us as we explore creative reuse as a tool for decreasing stress, increasing student engagement, and adding quick hands-on elements to your curriculum. Along the way, you will leverage your students’ creative spirits to rethink our relationship with earth’s resources and our wastestream.