Kara Haas

Learning in Nature.

Latest Posts

MRMTN Logo Blog

Michigan Raptor Migration Teaching Network

Michigan Raptor Migration Teaching Network (MRMTN) is a new program of Hawk Migration Association of North America which will support K-12 educators in experiencing and sharing the science of…

Summer in the City

In June I spent two incredible weeks exploring urban schools with amazing teachers. The professional learning program, Teaching Science Outdoors-Urban Partnerships, brings together a cohort of teachers and informal…
Kellogg Elementary Trail_October 2018

What is an outdoor classroom?

Sharing with parents at an Elementary PTO Meeting A couple weeks ago the president of the PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) at my daughter’s former elementary school messaged me and…
educator and researcher

About me

Hello! I’m a Michigan-based educator with a passion for learning about nature, in nature. I work with teachers, finding creative ways to teach science that are place-based and community-engaged. Through my work at MSU’s W.K. Kellogg Biological Station I connect teachers and scientists so we can learn about current research and science communication together.