Educator Resources

The Deering Estate offers Professional Development Workshops to Miami-Dade County Public School teachers holding a Florida Educator’s Certificate and other members of the education community including new teachers, paraprofessionals, substitute teachers, non-instructional personnel and others. Full day, on-site workshops highlighting our Living Classroom core curriculum in ecology, marine biology, geology, archaeology, history and art also allow teachers to earn Master Plan Points.

Offered to teachers at no charge and include admission to the Estate before and after the workshop. Enrollment is through the MDCPS Teacher Education Center. For more information, please contact our Education Staff at 305-235-1668 ext. 264.

Upcoming Events

  1. Historic Homes Tour

    January 1 - December 31
  2. Exhibit, Tension in 3 Dimensions

    April 13 - June 15
  3. Sunrise Photography

    May 25 @ 5:30 am - 7:30 am
  4. Palmetto Bay @ Deering Estate, Memorial Day Celebration

    May 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  5. Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Screening of Fishing the Flats for Science

    May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

    June 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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The Deering Estate Foundation, Inc. is a community-based charitable 501(c) 3 Florida Corporation dedicated to preserving and enhancing the Deering Estate, one of South Florida’s largest and most significant historical, archeological, architectural and environmental treasures.