For Teachers & Students

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Outdoor Education Programs at Terra Cotta

Explore the forests, fields, and wetlands of Terra Cotta Conservation Area with hands-on programs for grades 1-8.



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Stream of Dreams TM

Paint your “Dreamfish,” learn about protecting local rivers, and create an artistic outdoor mural for your elementary school.


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SHSM (Specialist High Skills Majors)
Are you looking for ways to add certificates to your portfolio? CVC has developed courses across all sectors that will teach students about real-world environments. We also offer customized ICE training. Students will receive a certificate of completion.

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Branch Out!

Take your grade 9-12 students outside to learn about climate change and plant trees in your community.

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Climate Change Solutions Program
Download this free series of videos and classroom activities to help your high school students learn about how climate change affects us here in the Credit River Watershed, and what is being done to help.

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Free In-School Wild Workshops

Interested in having the Credit Valley Conservation Education Team visit your class for a free, hands-on workshop? These workshops are curriculum-linked and present local watershed science in fun interactive ways. Limited availability. Sign up today!

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Watershed on Wheels
In-class elementary and secondary programs presented by Toronto and Region Conservation in partnership with CVC in the Region of Peel.

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Peel Water Story Bus Tours

Full-day field trips exploring local rivers presented by the Region of Peel in partnership with CVC.

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Resources for Teachers

Workshops, classroom resources, and helpful link.