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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

Learning

Spiritual and faith-based houses of worship are often places of safety, volunteerism, and crisis management during and after high-impact weather events (e.g., hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, flash flooding). Hence, spiritual and faith-based communities can be an integral part of building a Weather-Ready Nation. This AMS webinar is part of the Finding Common Ground Among Science, Spirituality, and Environmentalism Series.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, June 1, 2022, 8:00am

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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!

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In this podcast episode of America Adapts, host Doug Parsons and guests Leo Goldsmith of ICF and Dr. Michael Mendez lay out policy recommendations on how adaptation planners can properly consider the LGBTQ+ community in their planning for disaster relief.

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RiSC Dune Grass Planting. Photo credit: Teri Brennan
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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.

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Climate Change and Wildfire Lesson Plans
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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/

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Learning

Sue Heatherington will lead a conversation about her book, "Quiet Disruptors: Creating Change Without Shouting" on May 18, 2022, at 12:00 PM (Pacific). This event is sponsored by Talaterra.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 3:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 8:00pm

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Job

NAAEE seeks volunteers to review proposals for the 51st Annual Conference and 19th Annual Research Symposium. Reviewers should have at least five years of experience in the field.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 5:00pm

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Opportunity

The NAAEE 2022 Call for Presentations is open! Join us in Tucson, Arizona for the annual Research Symposium (October 11–12) and Conference (October 12–15).

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 12:00am

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Learning

This 4-part webinar series will help you move from an indoor to an outdoor educator! Learn from practicing teachers how to engage students in the development of and use of your schoolyard habitat. Teachers from across the country will provide insights, lessons learned, and inspiration for teaching outdoors!

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 11, 2022, 6:30pm