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Learning

Central Region (MA) 2022 Summer Professional Development Institute for Grade 6-12 Educators

Date and Time:

Monday, July 11, 2022, 8:30am to Friday, July 15, 2022, 3:30pm

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, June 18, 2022, 4:30pm

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Learning

Berkshire Region (MA) 2022 Summer Professional Development Institute for Grades 3-8 Educators

Date and Time:

Monday, July 25, 2022, 8:30am to Friday, July 29, 2022, 3:30pm

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, June 18, 2022, 4:30pm

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Learning

Introducing Outdoor Learning is a four-part webinar series hosted by Big Green, EcoRise, Green Schoolyards America, Out Teach, and FreshFarm Foodprints with appearances from the US Department of Education. In Part 4 join us to dive into instilling equity and environmental justice into outdoor education with EcoRise.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 5:00pm

Opportunity

NAAEE is proud to join Pratt & Whitney in its quest to inspire the next generation of E-STEM innovators around the world. Through the Pratt & Whitney Global E-STEM Awards, we seek to recognize nonprofits across the globe that are building skills and capacity for students ages 11–18 to use science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to address environmental challenges. Applications due by July 11 at 11:59 PM US Eastern Time.

Date and Time:

Monday, July 11, 2022, 11:59pm

Learning

In this engaging session, participants are invited to discuss the new knowledge, capacities, and resources that students and educators need to grapple with the climate crisis. This webinar will take place on May 17th at 8 AM Sydney Time / 3 PM CT / 4 PM ET.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 4:00pm

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Resource

A deep dive into our hidden resource: 41% of the water used in Arizona comes from the ground and, in most areas, it is their only source of water. Understanding groundwater is of utmost importance to our continued survival in the arid southwest!

Resource Category:

Website, Classroom, Media, Video
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Open book laying in a field.
Learning

The Outdoor Learning Symposium (OLS) is a one-day event designed to inspire and activate K-12 educators and administrators to integrate outdoor learning and environmental education into their existing curriculum and school day routines. OLS takes place on Thursday, June 2, 2022, in Nicholasville, KY. 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST

Date and Time:

Thursday, June 2, 2022, 9:00am to 4:00pm

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RiSC Dune Grass Planting. Photo credit: Teri Brennan
Blog

Youth-led action and nature-based solutions for climate mitigation are the focus of two programs at the National Wildlife Federation. Read how fieldwork and research are powering the students' next steps.

Climate change and Wildfire lessons
Climate Change and Wildfire Lesson Plans
Resource

Dig into why climate change has increased fire risk across the west and discuss how communities can mitigate fire risk in the face of climate change with three fun, hands-on lessons from the Asombro Institute for Science Education. http://asombro.org/climate/

Resource Category:

Classroom, Lesson Plan