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Educational Programs

The Watershed Ecology Center is excited to offer educational and outreach programs for the 2013-2014 school year!

Learn more about our programs below or watch a short video of WEC in the classroom. To schedule a program, contact us at (864)503-5728 or e-mail at wec@uscupstate.edu with your reservation request.

Please keep in mind that we often schedule for the school year by September 30th. We also offer the following programs: Home Schooling Programs; Science Saturday Club; Teacher Training and Outreach; Scout Activities; Community Outreach.

New programs

WEC is pleased to now offer five chemistry programs! As always, these programs are fun, hands-on and follow the State of South Carolina Academic Standards for Science and are available for grades K, 2, 3, 5 and 7.

WEC also has 5 new math programs that go along with the new South Carolina Common Core State Standards for grades 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6.

Please contact Nita Wilson for more information or to schedule a program.

Programs for area students in grades K-8

WEC 2013  Programs Booklet CoverEach presentation, which includes hands-on learning activities, is correlated to the SC science standards. Most programs are offered free of charge to Spartanburg County and Greer area young people in public, private, or home school groups!

Programs not covered by our current grants require a small fee. Due to the high demand of our free programs, we ask that you limit your requests to two free programs per grade level.

Community Outreach programs

WEC Outreach brochureEach presentation is available free of charge to your local community group, civic group, HOA, club or organization.

To schedule a program, contact Beth Button at (864) 503-5728, or email bbutton@uscupstate.edu.






Super Scientific Saturday Science Club

For more information about the Super Scientific Saturday Science Club, please click here.

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Beth Button
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Athena Campbell

Peter Lembcke 

Watershed Ecology Center 
USC Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: 864-503-5728
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