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Nine Mile Canyon Workshop


  • USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum 155 East Main Street Price, Utah 84501 United States (map)

Utah Project Archaeology, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Southern Utah University Center for STEM Teaching and Learning are offering an exciting professional development workshop in the longest art gallery in the world. Learn first-hand how to help your students engage in inquiry-based learning through cross-curricular, student-centered lessons that teach cultural understanding. 

At this workshop you will gain modeled instruction, analyze historic data related to authentic archaeological sites, discover new ways to engage students at museums and historic sites, and learn how to improve classroom citizenship and promote responsible use of public lands.

The workshop includes:

•          High-quality educational materials and instruction

•          Eastern Prehistoric Museum admission and discovery

•          Excursion to Nine Mile Canyon

•          Cultural presentation by an American Indian educator

•          Lunches and Snacks

Additional Costs

•          Registration fee $60 (includes curriculum guides)

•          Breakfast and Dinners are on your own

•          Lodging (optional)

•          Two SUU College Credits for $42 (optional)

For questions, please contact organizer at 801-318-9458 or samanthakirkley@suu.edu