Teacher Workshop & Conference Schedule for 2016 – 2017

Iditarod Teacher Workshop Schedule for the 2016 – 2017 School Year. 

  • Details of each event and registration information will be added soon.  Check back often! 

If you are interested in attending one of these events and/or want additional information now or if you want to help bring a workshop to your area, email us. 

Once registrations are open for the event, the event is considered finalized.  Until that point, locations, dates, and events are subject to change according to educators expressing interest in our events.  So don’t delay, help us plan and let us know if you see an event you’d like to attend or if you would like, suggest a location!

September 2016: 

  • September 23 – 24, 2016:  Midwest Symposium and Iditarod Teacher Conference, Curtis, Michigan.  Please join us!  Annie Kelley, the 2017 Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™ and Erin Montgomery, 2015 Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™, scheduled presenters.  Click here to visit the website for additional information. (event concluded)

October 2016: 

  • October 1 – 2, 2016, Iditarod Teacher Workshop, Asheville, North Carolina. Presenters include past Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™ alumni. (Martha Dobson, 2011, Terrie Hanke, 2006, and Cathy Walters, 2009), an Iditarod veterinarian and a special Skype conference!  Event concluded

  • October- Maui:  After school workshop October 20, Classroom presentation October 24

November 2016:

  • November  5 – 6, Duluth, MN, Joint Iditarod – John Beargrease Teacher Workshop.  Conference location:  Holiday Inn & Suites, 200 West First Street, Duluth, MN 55803. (Event concluded)

December 2016:

  • December 6,  Anchorage, Alaska, 5:00 – 8:30, evening meal included.  Date, time, location coming soon!  Email for information.

January 2017:

February – March 2017

June 2017


In the Works!  These locations are on our wish list!  We hope to provide workshops at these locations sometime during the 2016 – 2017 school year. Show your interest and help us make this happen by getting involved!  Stay tuned!



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*To contact Diane Johnson, Education Director, about events for educators or other Iditarod Education questions or if you are interested in attending  or hosting an event in your area., send an email.