Calendar

January 2020

25

Sat

Opportunity

Submissions sought for Sustainability Journal Special Issue: "Young Children, Nature, and Sustainability: Cultivating a Foundation for Contributions to Sustainability through Nature Experiences and Pedagogies"

Date and Time:

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 8:00am to Friday, January 1, 2021, 8:00am

May 2020

26

Tue

Instructor stands between two students, pointing at a computer screen
Learning
Moderator Endorsed: Research & Evaluation

EN ESPAÑOL, EN LÍNEA y FACILITADO. Este Diplomado busca expandir la comprensión de las y los docentes sobre la sostenibilidad y fortalecer sus capacidades para incorporar de manera transversal los valores y principios de ésta en sus programas de enseñanza y práctica educativa. IN SPANISH, ONLINE, and FACILITATED: This Degree will help educators expand their understanding of sustainability, while strengthening their abilities to incorporate its values and principles in their educational programs and practice.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 26, 2020, 12:00pm to Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 12:00pm

Organization: 

August 2020

1

Sat

One Tree Planted, 2019
Opportunity

Up to four individuals aged 18+ have the chance to win a memorable trip in Costa Rica, by helping us plant 20,000 trees! Start your fundraiser as an individual, a team, a class or as a school and support a project you are passionate about. Those who raise the most money for reforestation before Earth Day, April 22nd 2021, wins the Costa Rica Adventure trip with EF Ultimate Break!

Date and Time:

Saturday, August 1, 2020, 12:00am to Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:00am

September 2020

3

Thu

Crowd raising hands
Making Moves: Creating Conservation Movements
Learning

The Making Moves course guides practitioners through exact steps to design an outreach plan that motivates audiences to take action & make changes that benefit the planet.

Date and Time:

Thursday, September 3, 2020, 12:15pm to Thursday, October 15, 2020, 12:15pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, August 23, 2020, 9:00pm

Organization: 

8

Tue

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, and San Diego Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the San Diego Zoo Global. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Wildlife Conservation Society / Bronx Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Denver Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Chicago Zoological Society--Brookfield Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Bronx Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

16

Wed

Opportunity

The Science Without Borders® Challenge is an international art contest open to primary and secondary school students 11-19 years old, with scholarships of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries. The 2021 theme is "The Magic of Mangroves." The deadline is Monday, March 1, 2021.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 9:00am to Monday, March 1, 2021, 11:59pm

18

Fri

Bow Seat Artwork
Student Artist: Anastasia Nerush
Opportunity

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs invites students ages 11-18 from around the world to create visual art, film, music, poetry, web-based media, music, or creative writing that explores their connection to water and creatively communicates the need to protect this vital resource.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 18, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, June 14, 2021, 12:00am

Opportunity

Due to the significant operational and economic impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Chesapeake Bay Program’s Education Workgroup has identified an urgent need to provide financial assistance to environmental education providers. This financial assistance will provide organizations with critical support to retain staffing as their operations pivot from place-based environmental education to virtual platforms and physically distanced schoolyard programs.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 18, 2020, 9:00am to Monday, October 19, 2020, 4:00pm

Opportunity

Funds initiatives and programs that advance environmental literacy and result in students gaining the knowledge, skills, and appreciation for nature to take responsible actions to protect and restore their local environment. Eligible projects for this funding opportunity fall under two tracks. Both tracks welcome adaptations and alternative approaches due to COVID-19 restrictions and the uncertainty impacting schools throughout Maryland. See the Request for Proposals (RFP) for details about the eligible project types listed below.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 18, 2020, 9:00am to Thursday, December 10, 2020, 4:00pm

22

Tue

Person bicycling on historic trail
Bicycling along historic canal trail
Learning

Economic impact is a big selling point for funding private land conservation, trails and trail systems. Learn to paint a broad, research and data-based picture of the economic effects of your trail system or conserved lands—or project the benefits from a proposed trail or conservation program. You will also learn how to tell that story to support advocacy, fundraising, conservation-based economic development, and stronger community relationships. Five weekly sessions Sept. 22-Oct. 27.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 2:00pm to Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 3:00pm

3 learning hours
People working in a greenhouse, wearing face masks
Greenhouse work in the time of COVID-19
Learning

This video conference/online course will help you make climate and resiliency action a part of forward-thinking responses to COVID-19 recovery in small towns and rural communities. With a focus on "practical resilience," you will determine how your community can use its resources to prepare for, respond and withstand the twin challenges of COVID-19 and climate change, and at the same time build a better place to live for all of your residents. Sept. 17-Oct 8, four weekly sessions.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 2:00pm to Thursday, October 8, 2020, 3:00pm

27

Sun

28

Mon

sun shining on green leaves
Learning

This course studies ecosystem characteristics and basic principles of wilderness management. Separate chapters discuss management of specific wilderness resources such as fire, wildlife, cultural and historical sites, invasive species, research and scientific policies; and, managing nonconforming uses such as grazing, mining, and motorized vehicles, equipment and mechanical transport.

Date and Time:

Monday, September 28, 2020, 10:00am to Friday, January 22, 2021, 7:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 7:00pm

Organization: 
30 learning hours
Learning

ONLINE & FACILITATED. Enhance your kills and knowledge to be ethical and effective sustainability leaders and implement Earth Charter-inspired projects, contributing towards a more sustainable and peaceful world. This training programme seeks to enhance young people’s skills and knowledge to be ethical and effective sustainability leaders and implement Earth Charter-inspired projects, contributing towards a more sustainable and peaceful world.

Date and Time:

Monday, September 28, 2020, 12:07pm to Monday, December 7, 2020, 1:07pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, September 14, 2020, 4:08pm

Organization: 

29

Tue

1 learning hour
laptop sitting in grass, images of nature coming out of screen
Learning

Join us for a webinar in our series of looking at how we can move place-based education online, given the impact of COVID-19. We will be hearing from our colleagues at the Bureau of Land Management and the Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education for innovative ideas about how to ensure that we use the power of technology and the power of education to deliver effective environmental education programming online.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 1:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 2:15pm

October 2020

1

Thu

Opportunity

Learn how a district in Arkansas reinvested solar savings into teacher salaries and how another in California is using solar + storage to boost resilience.

Date and Time:

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 2:00pm

Opportunity

Get inspired by the next generation of solar leaders who are driving change in their school communities and calling for 100% clean energy with Generation180 and Sierra Club's Climate Parents.

Date and Time:

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 7:00pm

2

Fri

4

Sun

Opportunity

We bring together the coastal restoration and management communities for integrated discussions to explore issues, solutions, and lessons learned in their work. Oral Presentation Submittal Deadline: April 3, 2020 Poster Submittal Deadline: July 17, 2020

Date and Time:

Sunday, October 4, 2020, 12:00am to Thursday, October 8, 2020, 5:00pm

Organization: 

6

Tue

Learning

Join us for a two-part workshop on how to practice community engagement in a way that centers the concerns and experiences of black and brown people and roots environmental education efforts in the community’s interests, issues and capacities. This workshop is being offered as a combination of independent online work on Moodle and required group virtual meetings via Zoom to equal roughly 6-hours of time.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 11:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, October 5, 2020, 5:00pm

7

Wed

Opportunity

The American Museum of Natural History’s Center for Biodiversity and Conservation is pleased to announce that the call for abstracts to present a talk, speed talk, or poster at the 2020 Student Conference on Conservation Science - New York (SCCS-NY) is now open through April 3!

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 12:50am to Saturday, October 10, 2020, 8:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, April 4, 2020, 11:59pm

Opportunity

In light of COVID-19 and with respect to the health and safety of all involved, the Urban Food Systems Symposium, is going virtual. Thanks to innovative technology, this can’t-miss event will continue to offer attendees high-quality professional development content at a lower cost, access to ALL Symposium content and new ways to connect and collaborate with colleagues across the country and the World.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 11:00am to Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 4:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 11:59pm

8

Thu

Learning

Join the Kentucky Environmental Education Council as they welcome Dr. Louise Chawla who will be delivering the Keynote address on Nature for Children's Health and Wellbeing via Zoom during the 5th Annual Kentucky Children's Environmental Health Summit on October 8, 2020, at 10:30 am-12 pm EST. Registration is free but is required to attend.

Date and Time:

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 10:30am

10

Sat

Opportunity

Cincinnati Nature Center presents the 2nd annual Next in Nature Youth Conservation Summit, created by and for young people ages 13-18. This year's summit will take place on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 10am-3pm, and features keynotes from Corina Newsome and the Bug Chicks. The summit will take place entirely online and is free for all. Registration is open now! We are also seeking youth-led session proposals as well as youth created videos and designs related to conservation.

Date and Time:

Saturday, October 10, 2020, 10:00am

Organization: 

12

Mon

Learning

Invitation: Free online training course on "Sustainable Tourism and Stakeholder Networking for SIDS II” We are pleased to invite you to the online training course on "Sustainable Tourism and Stakeholder Networking for SIDS II” which is organized by the Research and Transfer Centre Sustainability and Climate Change Management at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences.

Date and Time:

Monday, October 12, 2020, 12:00am

19

Mon

Learning

This course provides environmental professionals with a process for developing a marketing strategy for developing a campaign to change environmental or conservation behaviors. The field-based skills gained through this course will benefit all practicing environmental professionals faced with the challenge of changing behaviors using social marketing.

Date and Time:

Monday, October 19, 2020, 12:00am to Friday, December 11, 2020, 12:00am

Organization: 
Learning

Engage your students in the "Survivor Island STEM Week Challenge" with the Wade Institute for Science Education, National Marine Life Center, and Lloyd Center for the Environment during the 2020 Massachusetts STEM Week sponsored by the Massachusetts STEM Advisory Council and Executive Office of Education.

Date and Time:

Monday, October 19, 2020, 8:00am to Friday, October 23, 2020, 5:00pm

6 learning hours
Learning

The world has turned inside out for many nonprofits and community-based organizations. This course is designed to help organizational leaders use scenario planning to navigate uncertain times. Sessions are scheduled with a week off in between to give you ample time to apply what you’re learning to your organization and come prepared to explore and deepen your insights. Three live, two-hour video conference sessions. Mondays, Oct. 19, Nov. 2 and Nov. 16 — 11 a.m.-1 p.m. PT/2-4 p.m. ET.

Date and Time:

Monday, October 19, 2020, 2:00pm to Monday, November 16, 2020, 4:00pm

20

Tue

Opportunity

This four-part virtual workshop will support leaders, communicators, and practitioners in harnessing the Rethink Outside shared narrative to craft compelling stories. Encompassing both storytelling theory and practical application, this hands-on workshop will invite participants to build, share, and reflect on a story that communicates how their work contributes to healthy communities for all. Sessions are scheduled for October 20, 22, 27, and 29 from 10 – 11:30 AM Pacific time. Learn more about Rethink Outside at rethinkoutside.org

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 10:00am to Thursday, October 29, 2020, 11:30am

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 5:00pm

21

Wed

The logo for the EECOM 2020 conference taking place in Toronto on the territories of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation. The logo depicts the two-row wampum belt symbolizing the Dish with One Spoon treaty, and aspects of the city, including the CN Tower, the Rogers Centre, Lake Ontario and various tree species. The conference title, "Exploring the Nature of Cities" and tagline, "Urban Environmental Education in Action" encircle the logo.
EECOM 2020 Exploring the Natures of Cities Logo
Opportunity

The Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication (EECOM) is excited to bring its annual conference to Toronto in 2020! Called "Exploring the Nature of Cities", this national conference is taking place October 21-24, 2020 and is focused on Urban Environmental Education. EECOM 2020 is offered in partnership with EcoSchools Canada (formerly Ontario EcoSchools), the Ontario Institute of Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto, and the TDSB’s Sustainability Office. The Call for Presentations is NOW OPEN until Jan. 31, 2020.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 9:00am to Saturday, October 24, 2020, 6:00pm

Address:

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), University of Toronto
252 Bloor St. W.
Toronto, ON M5S 1V6
Canada

22

Thu

5 learning hours
Photo of people creating a ripple effects map
Ripple Effects Mapping in action
Learning
Moderator Endorsed: Advocacy, Policy, and Civic Engagement

Learn how to blend appreciative inquiry and mind mapping to measure a broad range of community program impacts, even years later. This online course is offered by the Harbinger Consultancy in collaboration with REMStudio.org. Two 2-hour live video conference sessions + 1-hour Q&A/coaching. Optional add-on data analysis session. Course runs Oct. 22-Nov. 12. Great for Extension & community development professionals, community and service organizations, community educators and more.

Date and Time:

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 7:00pm to Thursday, November 12, 2020, 9:00pm

November 2020

6

Fri

Learning

CWI's acclaimed Institutes are a unique opportunity for deep learning, collaboration, and networking in a design lab atmosphere, with like minded K-16 and community based educators from across the U.S. Develop high impact virtual and hybrid curriculum and programs that engage students, using the community as the classroom.

Date and Time:

Friday, November 6, 2020, 11:00am

10

Tue

Opportunity

The annual Northeast Sustainability Student Leaders Symposium brings together student sustainability educators/leaders (sometimes called ‘Eco-Reps’) from many different colleges and universities in the Northeast to learn and be inspired by each other for a half-day conference. The SSLS Board of Curators (BOC) is now seeking proposals to host the Fall 2020 symposium.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 11:00am

Organization: 

December 2020

4

Fri

Learning

The 1st World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day, a concept pioneered by the Research and Transfer Centre "Sustainable Development and Climate Change Management" of the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences was held on 3rd December 2010 and was attended by over 500 universities and nearly 20.000 students. Now, 10 years after the first event was organised, the "World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day 2020" will be held on Friday, 4th December 2020. It will be regularly repeated over the period 2020-2030, and will accompany the implementation of the SDGs.

Date and Time:

Friday, December 4, 2020, 12:00am

February 2021

4

Thu

Learning

Design Compelling Virtual and Hybrid Instructional Content and Projects Teach for Human Connection and Social Justice Through Experiential Learning. Bring your vision, program and project ideas to CWI’s 2021 Virtual WINTER Institute, our acclaimed learning and design lab for Place Based Service-Learning and Sustainability. Institute workshops include inspiring learning from our Institute faculty that will support your teaching and programs, whether virtual or hybrid.

Date and Time:

Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:00am

September 2020

28

Mon

Job

The STEM Curiosity Lab Coordinator is responsible for developing, coordinating, and teaching STEM-based curriculum for the 6th-8th grade afterschool STEM Curiosity Lab program offered at three public middle schools. Additionally, the STEM Coordinator will work on expanding this program to an online and virtual format as an effort to expand the reach of and access to the program.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, September 28, 2020, 5:00pm

Address:

Avon, CO
United States

29

Tue

1 learning hour
laptop sitting in grass, images of nature coming out of screen
Learning

Join us for a webinar in our series of looking at how we can move place-based education online, given the impact of COVID-19. We will be hearing from our colleagues at the Bureau of Land Management and the Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education for innovative ideas about how to ensure that we use the power of technology and the power of education to deliver effective environmental education programming online.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 1:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 2:15pm

30

Wed

Job

Vida Verde is a nonprofit that promotes educational equity by providing free, overnight, environmental learning experiences for students who don’t otherwise get the opportunity. We are a small, tightly-knit, and exciting organization. Our jobs are the BEST, and so are the people who work here! Vida Verde has a long history of achieving remarkable results through high-quality programs delivered free of charge for 4​th​-6​th​ grade students.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 12:00am

Organization: 

Address:

San Gregorio, CA
United States
Job

This position with Defenders of WIldlife provides assistance to the Finance department. This position includes a wide variety of responsibilities including cash receipts processing, record retention, and report distribution.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Washington, DC
United States
Job

NY Sun Works is a non-profit organization that builds innovative science labs in NYC public schools. Through our Greenhouse Project Initiative we use hydroponic farming technology to educate students and teachers about the science of sustainability. We envision a generation of environmental innovators empowered to create solutions to global resource challenges. NY Sun Works is looking to hire a Curriculum Specialist / Teacher Trainer to deliver NY Sun Works curriculum and teaching tools to all teachers in our network of partner schools.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

New York, NY
United States
Job

For 60 years, the Charles Darwin Foundation (CDF) and its research facility, the Charles Darwin Research Station (CDRS), have been providing scientific knowledge and evidence to ensure the conservation of the environment and biodiversity of the Galapagos Islands. We are currently accepting fellows, with a preference for scholars from the social sciences and humanities interested in transdisciplinary approaches and working at the science-policy interface.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 10:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

United States
Job

Born out of the successful effort to save the farm from industrial development in 2000, the Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education was established as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation in 2004. The Horn Farm leases the farm from York County. The Executive Director of the Horn Farm acts as a facilitator, visionary, and implementer. This person must have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to foster autonomy while working collaboratively and building alignment within the team.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 11:00pm

Address:

York, PA
United States
Opportunity

In light of COVID-19 and with respect to the health and safety of all involved, the Urban Food Systems Symposium, is going virtual. Thanks to innovative technology, this can’t-miss event will continue to offer attendees high-quality professional development content at a lower cost, access to ALL Symposium content and new ways to connect and collaborate with colleagues across the country and the World.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 11:00am to Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 4:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 11:59pm

October 2020

1

Thu

Job

The Mills Legal Clinic of Stanford Law School invites applicants for a clinical supervising attorney position with its Environmental Law Clinic (“ELC”). The supervising attorney will join the thriving clinical community at Stanford Law School where, together with the clinical faculty and staff, he or she will represent clients and train law students at one of the country's leading institutions for legal scholarship and education.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 12:00am

Organization: 

Address:

Stanford, CA
United States
Job

The Country Day School is a NAEYC accredited independent school which offers developmentally appropriate educational programs and summer camp for up to 275 young children from 2 through 6 years old. The campus, with two historic education buildings, is located on four wooded acres with nine playgrounds, a butterfly garden, nature trail, a nature room, art studio, and a library in McLean, VA. We are looking for early childhood teachers who have a passion for the outdoor classroom approach.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 9:00am

Organization: 

Address:

McLean, VA
United States
Job

 The Outdoor Education intern will act as support to both the Adult and Youth Education Departments within the Colorado Mountain Club. Projects will be centered on enhancing the CMC’s Education programming. CMC Education specializes in providing all Coloradans, adult and youth, quality outdoor skills that allow for self-sufficiency in the mountains.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Golden, CO
United States

2

Fri

Job

Science Moab (www.sciencemoab.org) is a science communication non-profit based in Moab, UT. We are looking for a Science Programming Developer beginning Oct 26, 2020 to help grow Science Moab's programs for youth, local guiding companies, and the community. The VISTA will help to fundraise and create a membership program, and help support Indigenous-led local partner organizations.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 2, 2020, 11:45pm

Organization: 

Address:

Moab, UT
United States

5

Mon

Learning

Join us for a two-part workshop on how to practice community engagement in a way that centers the concerns and experiences of black and brown people and roots environmental education efforts in the community’s interests, issues and capacities. This workshop is being offered as a combination of independent online work on Moodle and required group virtual meetings via Zoom to equal roughly 6-hours of time.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 11:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, October 5, 2020, 5:00pm

Job

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, in partnership with Nebraska Game & Parks Commission (NGPC), has outlined conservation and educational activities that will inform and educate students, teachers, landowners, and resource professionals about the shortgrass prairie and ponderosa pine ecosystems of western Nebraska. Bird Conservancy is looking for a motivated, dynamic education assistant who will effectively bring wildlife conservation topics to a variety of audiences.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, October 5, 2020, 11:00pm

Address:

Scottsbluff, NE
United States

7

Wed

Job

Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation is seeking an innovative and creative Environmental Educator to join their team! This full-time, benefitted position will lead programs, facilitate activities and maintain a nature-based space at Eastway Regional Recreation Center. The incumbent will also develop and implement a variety of hands-on environmental education initiatives in support of our mission.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 5:00pm

Address:

Charlotte, NC
United States

9

Fri

Job

Maine TREE seeks a dynamic leader to serve as its Director of Education to develop and guide forest-based education programs, including its sponsorship of Project Learning Tree. The Director provides vision and leadership and effectively manages a team composed of teachers, natural resource professionals, and others to deliver those programs.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 9, 2020, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Augusta, ME
United States

12

Mon

Job

First Roots: Underhill and Hinesburg are two new infant/toddler centers operating under the umbrella of the Annette's Preschool family. Annette’s Preschool is a 5 STAR early care and education program that views each child as an individual with a unique developmental profile. Through play based, hands on outdoor experiences appropriate to each child's developmental level, Annette’s serves families with children age six weeks to eight years.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, October 12, 2020, 9:00am

Organization: 

Address:

Hinesburg, VT
United States
Job

The Parks Program Coordinator - Martial Cottle Park is responsible for coordinating programs and events related to agriculture. Martial Cottle Park is a nearly 300 acre agricultural park that is intended to promote and sustain farming traditions and interpret the agricultural heritage of the Santa Clara Valley, while offering recreational experiences.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, October 12, 2020, 11:45pm

Organization: 

Address:

United States

13

Tue

Opportunity

This four-part virtual workshop will support leaders, communicators, and practitioners in harnessing the Rethink Outside shared narrative to craft compelling stories. Encompassing both storytelling theory and practical application, this hands-on workshop will invite participants to build, share, and reflect on a story that communicates how their work contributes to healthy communities for all. Sessions are scheduled for October 20, 22, 27, and 29 from 10 – 11:30 AM Pacific time. Learn more about Rethink Outside at rethinkoutside.org

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 10:00am to Thursday, October 29, 2020, 11:30am

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 5:00pm

15

Thu

Job

Sea Turtle, Inc. is looking for two interns to assist the Education Department and enhance the visitor experience at our facility. The ideal candidate will have a great interest in informal Environmental Education. This internship involves daily interaction with the public.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 12:00am

Organization: 

Address:

South Padre Island, TX
United States

16

Fri

Job

The Director of the Office of Environmental Quality & Sustainability is responsible for strategically leading, mentoring, and influencing members of the operations team to provide direction on sustainability programs and key environmental, energy, water and climate matters for the City of Dallas. The director works with Federal, State and local teams toward the advancement of the City of Dallas’ sustainability strategy and continuous environmental performance improvement.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 16, 2020, 5:00pm

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Dallas, TX
United States
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The Seattle Aquarium is seeking to increase its capacity to develop and deliver digital content to engage students and families at home, in their schools and in their communities. We are seeking a creative, organized and collaborative individual to facilitate the creation of engaging digital content for the Seattle Aquarium audience.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 16, 2020, 9:00pm

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Seattle, WA
United States

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Since 2017, Project Biodiversity started a study to monitor the populations of red-billed tropicbirds and osprey, to better understand their conservation status, besides their main threats on the island. Project Biodiversity’s Bird Programme is part of Alcyon Program, a conservation project of the seabirds of Cabo Verde led by Birdlife International. This volunteer programme will allow you to gain hands-on field experience, with direct contact with key-species to the local bird biodiversity.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 30, 2020, 12:00pm

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United States
November 2020

1

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Job

Nevada Department of Wildlife seeks a Wildlife Educator, in an AmeriCorps position, that will assist with all Conservation Education programming.

Deadline to Apply:

Sunday, November 1, 2020, 12:00am

Address:

Elko, NV
United States

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Job

Defenders of Wildlife, a national, nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities, seeks Interns to work in its Center for Conservation Innovation (CCI). Launched in 2017, CCI works at the intersection of science, technology, and policy to develop creative, practical solutions to improve wildlife conservation. The Conservation Science Intern will directly contribute to one of CCI’s core objectives of providing scien

Deadline to Apply:

Sunday, November 29, 2020, 11:00pm

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Washington, DC
United States

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Job

Green Iowa AmeriCorps is a state-wide, national service program that operates out of the University of Northern Iowa's Center for Energy & Environmental Education. The program is looking to fill several state-wide positions to conduct hands-on service work in areas related to: commercial and residential energy auditing, environmental education, sustainability planning, water quality + soil restoration, tree planting and more!

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, November 30, 2020, 5:00pm

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Cedar Falls, IA
United States
December 2020

31

Thu

Job

We are actively looking for passionate individuals that are engaged in citizen science, wildlife conservation, environmental awareness, wildlife and environmental educators, filmmakers, zookeepers, and more that are looking to tell their stories, spread awareness, and share their passions about wildlife and environmental related topics.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, December 31, 2020, 12:00am

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Louisville, KY
United States
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The Tropical Research And Conservation Centre (TRACC) is a Malaysian marine conservation organization. We run a voluntourism project replanting the reef, protecting the environment, training young dive and science professionals and teaching the CIE A-level Marine Science (9693) as an intensive course annually between January and May. We are looking to recruit a highly innovative and creative teacher to deliver the course in 2021.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, December 31, 2020, 11:45pm

Address:

United States
January 2021

25

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Opportunity

No Time To Waste. What can be done to lessen the threats to our environment? EarthX challenges you to inspire others through your artwork to become good stewards of our planet. Raise awareness about the environmental issues important to you and move others to take action. Contest open to youth ages 5-22 and closes 1/25/2021. Cash prizes!

Date and Time:

Monday, May 25, 2020, 12:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, January 25, 2021, 12:00am

Address:

4311 Oak Lawn Avenue
Suite 325
Dallas, TX 75219
United States
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February 2021

28

Sun

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Chicago Zoological Society--Brookfield Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Bronx Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Wildlife Conservation Society / Bronx Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Denver Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the San Diego Zoo Global. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, and San Diego Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Missouri Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web instruction from Miami University with exciting experiential learning and field study on-site at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Field studies are also available at the Brookfield Zoo, Cincinnati Zoo, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Denver Zoo, Jacksonville Zoo, Bronx Zoo, San Diego Zoo, and Woodland Park Zoo. Visit https://aip.miamioh.edu for details on these field study sites.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12:00pm to Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, February 28, 2021, 11:59pm

July 2049

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Job

Defenders of Wildlife, a national, nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities, seeks a geographic information system (GIS) Intern to work in its Center for Conservation Innovation (CCI). Launched in 2017, CCI works at the intersection of science, technology, and policy to develop creative, practical solutions to improve wildlife conservation.

Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, July 15, 2049, 6:15pm

Organization: 

Address:

Washington, DC
United States