Blog posts tagged in Environment
Register for the 2014 Summer Youth Program Lottery!
Online Form Available March 10 - March 28
The 2014 summer youth program lottery registration period will begin on Monday, March 10th. Every year Courageous serves 1,000 youth from the Boston area. Space is very limited and we expect to reach capacity again this summer. It is important to note that registration is lottery based, not 'first come, first served'. Follow the links below to learn everything you need to know
One of the most rewarding experiences for me as an environmental educator this summer was working with the Instructors in Training (IITs). At Courageous, the IITs are high school students who have attended the summer youth program for many years or are interested in becoming a sailing instructor.
The environmental aspect of the IIT program has two main components: learning more about environmental science and learning how to teach environmental science. Each week, on Tuesday afternoons, I facilitated a mini-lecture on the week’s