Professional Development Workshops

Teacher learns to use pooter to collect bugs.As part of its mission to advance the understanding of the environment and sustainability, ESI hosts professional development workshops for K-12 teachers and educators. The workshops allow teachers to earn CPE (Continuing Professional Education) credit through The University of Texas at Austin (an approved TEA provider). Some of our regular professional development workshops include:

  • Ants at Brackenridge Field Lab
  • Citizen Science
  • Climate Science, Sustainability & Energy
  • Edwards Aquifer Field Trips
  • Evolution
  • Geographic Information (GIS)
  • Inner Space Cavern Field Trip
  • Sedimentary Materials
  • Wildflower Center

As workshops are scheduled, registration will be posted on this page. For additional information about professional development workshops, contact us at