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Education Programs

The Experiential Education Programs at the Biogeoscience Institute (BGS) consist of three components:

Example of a field trip

BGS worked collaboratively with The Galileo Educational Network to create this video  'Winter Inquiry', which gives an example of a high school ecological, inquiry-based field trip.


Our programs have been recognized by a number of awards over the years such as:

  • 1994 Canadian Teachers Federation Hilroy Fellowship Award
  • 1999 Alberta Premier’s Award for Partnerships
  • 2000 Alberta Emerald Award for Environmental Education
  • 2006 ASTech Foundation Public Awareness in Science & Technology Award