Education Network Preschool Consultant

Overview: The ODC Network (ODCN) is a nonprofit organization focused on educating children and families about our natural resources and providing educational programming throughout West Michigan. The Education Network provides education, training, and support to local schools in order to implement high quality nature based education programs. Little Hawks Discovery Preschool is a nature-based preschool operated by the ODCN which seeks to build academic skills within a unique natural environment with an emphasis on nature based inquiry and outdoor exploration.

Purpose: Provide coaching and training to early childhood and lower elementary teachers at partner schools wishing to increase nature based education programs at their school. This position may also provide support to current and future Outdoor Discovery Schools that are owned and operated by the ODCN.