Welcome to the Iditarod Education Portal!
Get on the Iditarod Trail with us for an educational journey to academic success! Pack your sled with lessons, projects, activities, and information that will enhance your curriculum. Take your students on an adventure of a lifetime! Use the menu on the left to locate information that you need! Read our 'Welcome Message' to learn more about the Education Portal and use of Iditarod in the classroom!
Events for Educators!
2016 Winter Conference for Educators! March 1 - 4, 2016 - Anchorage, AK
Attend the Teacher Conference. See the Start and Restart of the 2016 Iditarod!
View the conference information at this link. Download registration materials.
2016 Summer Camp for Teachers! June 18 - 27 , 2016 - Willow and Wasilla, AK
2015 - 2016 Events Held in the Lower 48
Join us for events in the lower 48: Information coming soon! We are currently planning to be in Boston, North Carolina, Michigan, and Texas. Email us if you are interested in more information.
Follow the Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™
Laura is from Austin, Texas. During the next several months, Laura will be hosting a website sharing curriculum applicable to all grade levels. Once the 2016 Iditarod begins, Laura will be reporting from the Iditarod Trail as she travels in a small plane visiting checkpoints along the race route. Follow Laura at this link.
Iditarod Insider - Video and GPS Tracker!
Subscribe or Renew TODAY!
ATTENTION TEACHERS: Insider Video and/ GPS Tracker are subscription based technology tools to enhance your Iditarod Unit of study. The fastest way to renew your current subscription or become a new subscriber is by doing so on line. Visit the link. Choose a classroom or school wide account, depending on the needs of your school.
A classroom subscription is for one teacher and that teacher's students. The subscription can be used on one computer or the number of computers that there are for that teacher and that teacher's students. (25 -30 computers) Purchase JUST video or JUST GPS Tracker for $39.95 or both video and GPS Tracker for $67.95. One user name and password allows Insider use for the teacher and teacher's students.
A school subscription allows all students and staff in one building to access Insider using one password and one user name. The price is $99.95 for just video or just GPS Tracker or $169.95 for both video and tracker. One user name and password allows everyone in the school easy access to Insider!