Envirothon Workshops

Through workshops for coaches and team members, environmental curriculum resource materials, and professional contacts the Massachusetts Envirothon program assists educators in developing year-round environmental education

Workshops for the 2015 Massachusetts Envirothon 

Forestry Intensive Workshop Saturday Sept 20 with optional overnight. Miles Standish State Forest, Plymouth MA. Email massenvirothon@gmail.com for more information


Webinar for new coaches
Monday Sept 22, 2014 5-6pm

Powerpoint presentation (from 2013)

Link to recorded webinar Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 (<15 minute installments)

Massachusetts Envirothon Workshop for Teams
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Cost: Free for registered teams, otherwise $10 per student or coach*
Sign up by Friday October 24
This workshop is open to coaches and team members -- even those who are just becoming acquainted with the program. Five or more workshops will run concurrently, offering a variety of sessions on each of the topic areas (forests, soils, water and wildlife), this year's current issue, eco-stations, environmental skills and campus tours. Resource materials will also be provided. Participants will be asked to cover their own parking and bring or purchase their own lunch.

2014 agenda


Resources from Current issue workshops can be found on the current issue page.

Two Winter Workshops are scheduled for teams. 

Ecostation Workshop for Teams and Coaches
Date: Febuary 6, 2015, 8:30-2
Location: Worcester Technical High School
Cost: Free for registered teams, otherwise $10 per student or coach Sign up by January 24
Topics will be Soils, Forests, Water and Wildlife. There will be three concurrent workshop sessions.

2015 Agenda
Directions to Worcester Tech


Spring Workshop for Teams and Coaches
Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 8:45a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Location: Alden Labs, Holden

Cost: Free for registered teams, otherwise $10 per student or coach Sign up by March 28

This workshop includes a special session on the Current Issue. All four station topics will also be covered, in addition to current issue special guests, presentation skills and outdoor hands-on sessions.

2014 agenda and directions

*Note: Workshop fees will be deducted from your final registration costs!!



For more information on the workshops or to sign up, contact Brita Dempsey.


Updated 8/29/14