Instructor Proposals

Instructor Proposal Information

 

Thank you for your interest in our Adult Classes at Thanksgiving Point. Before submitting your class proposal please read this information carefully. Adult classes can be held within one of our five venues, depending on the topic. During favorable weather classes can be held outdoors. Classes often focus on hands-on inquiry based learned. 

Instructor responsibilities include:

  • Delivering materials/supply list 4 weeks prior to class
  • Submitting contract 4 weeks prior to class…
  • Arriving at least 30 minutes before scheduled class
  • Communicating needs and/or problems
  • Adequately prepared materials for class
  • Interacting with guests, staff, and volunteers amicably

 

Thanksgiving Point staff responsibilities include

  • Ensuring class setup needs are met
  • Preparing necessary materials per instructor request
  • Welcoming guests and students to class
  • Introducing instructor and class topic
  • Wrapping up class
  • Cleaning up space
  • Contacting students, staff, and instructor within 48 hours if class is cancelled due to low registration, conflicts, or other unforeseen events

 

Classes are planned 4-10 months in advance. Please use the dates below to determine when to submit proposals.

Preferred Teaching Month - Submission Deadline

January, February, March. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . October 1st

April, May, June, July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . December 1st

August, September. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . March 1st

October, November, December. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June 1st

 

Thanksgiving Point is a 501(c)(3) non-profit farm, garden and museum complex that draws upon the natural world to cultivate transformative family learning. The following information will help us determine how your class proposal will help us fulfill our mission.

 

 

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