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Iditarod Regional Teacher Events to be held in Chicago and Colorado Springs

We’re heading to the starting line and bringing Iditarod Teacher Conference events to the lower 48!   Our first two events have been announced!  Get ready, Chicago! (October 19) Get Ready, Colorado Springs! (February 8, 2020) Here we come! Both of these events are one day events.  We’re in the process of ‘filling the sled bag’ …

Register for 2020 Iditarod Conference for Educators – Anchorage, Alaska, March 3 – 6

2020 Iditarod Conference for Educators:  Anchorage, Alaska March 3 – 6, 2020 Join us for a professional development conference event in Alaska to provide you with information, projects, and lesson ideas for you to use with your students. No matter if you are new to using the race with students or you are well experienced, …

2020 Summer Camp for Educator June 20 – 29 – Registration is Open

Registration for the 2020 Summer Camp is now open. Join us for this 9 Day Event – June 20 -29 Register for the 2020 Summer Camp by Clicking Here! Pay for Summer Camp by Clicking Here! More information about the 2020 Summer Camp event will be posted soon!  Questions?  Contact djohnson@iditarod.com. For general camp information, …

Earn University Credits

ITC EDU offers the opportunity for educators to take courses for university credit through University of Alaska, Anchorage during our summer camp event and our winter conference.  If you are interested in this opportunity please let us know by filling out the form found at this link. Developing Rigorous Science Math Core Curriculum for the …

General Summer Camp Event Information

Summer Camp for Educators! Join us for the ULTIMATE professional development experience!   Summer camp isn’t just for kids anymore!  Come experience Alaska in a totally unique adventure while immersing yourself in the Iditarod for nine days!  2020 Summer camp:  $875 Campers spend a minimum of four days at the Dream a Dream Dog Homestead, home …

2017 – 2018 Teacher Conferences in Lower 48: Virginia, Iowa, and More!

Join us and discover ways to incorporate Iditarod into your classroom. Workshops feature: Information about Iditarod, dog mushing, dog care before, during, and after the race STEM connections for your students Lessons and activities for real time authentic learning Presenters/Speakers include:  Musher, veterinarian, Iditarod EDU faculty.  Iditarod Teacher Workshop Schedule for the 2017 – 2087 …