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The Maine Department of Education’s Rethinking Responsive Education Ventures (RREV) initiative is offering a new Outdoor Learning Accelerator award program in an effort to mobilize funding and resources to create more opportunities for schools in Maine to innovate around outdoor and environmental learning in the 2022-23 school year.

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, June 30, 2022, 11:59pm

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On Friday, April 22 at 10 AM ET, join BRING's educator, Megan, to celebrate earth week for a Zoom discussion on Climate Hope for teachers, parents, youth, and community members to learn about the intersection of climate change and mental health.

Date and Time:

Friday, April 22, 2022, 10:00am

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Calling Grades 6–16 Science and Informal Educators: This summer workshop prepares educators to engage students in citizen science data collection about the milkweed plants, herbivores, and pollinators. Data will help us make better decisions about how to plant milkweed to support monarch butterfly populations.

Date and Time:

Monday, June 27, 2022, 9:00am to Thursday, June 30, 2022, 1:00pm

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Are you an educator or program leader who wants to integrate sustainability education and systems thinking into your work? Check out this seven-week, online facilitation course from non-profit Compass Education, starting April 11, 2022.

Date and Time:

Monday, April 11, 2022, 12:00am to Sunday, May 29, 2022, 12:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, April 11, 2022, 12:00am

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Wondering how to better engage students in environmental education but short on time and resources? This Earth Day, bring the League for Green Leaders competition to your classroom and build students’ agency on climate action - for free!

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 21, 2022, 12:00am to Thursday, May 5, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, April 18, 2022, 11:59pm

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Attention all paid staff members (Directors, administrative staff, instructional staff, etc.) from Environmental Learning (EL) organizations in the U.S. that offer youth-based education programs! Can you give 20 minutes of your time to complete a survey? My study is titled “Inclusive Practices in Environmental Learning for Students with Disabilities: What are Environmental Learning organizations doing?”. The survey focuses on what EL Organizations are doing to increase accessibility to diverse populations so all children can fully participate in their educational programs.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 1:00am to Sunday, May 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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As educators, many of our summers are spent with students; don't teachers deserve summer camp fun, too? Join us for the first ERAFANS Nature Teacher Summer Camp, hosted at Seacoast Science Center in Rye, NH!

Date and Time:

Thursday, July 7, 2022, 6:00pm to Sunday, July 10, 2022, 11:00am

Address:

570 Ocean Blvd
Rye, NH 03870
United States
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We invite you to join us in this three-week National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar to see what the humanities can add to our increasingly urgent and complex discourse about nature and the environment.

Date and Time:

Monday, July 11, 2022, 12:00am to Friday, July 29, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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

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Mark your calendar for July 13-15, 2022 to join us for the 30th annual National Children & Youth Garden Symposium in Richmond, Virginia! We’re looking forward to an in-person conference where we can learn from each other in face-to-face interactive and hands-on ways, visit and tour gardens and greenspaces, and network in both the facilitated and unfacilitated ways that conferences provide. This is a great opportunity for garden educator PD.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 9:00am to Friday, July 15, 2022, 2:00pm

Opportunity

Applications are open for entry into the 2022-2023 cohort of the Master of Science in Environmental Education degree program at Southern Oregon University (SOU), which is accredited by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE).

Date and Time:

Friday, July 15, 2022, 8:00am to Friday, December 15, 2023, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 8:00pm

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Join Climate Generation, the NOAA Climate Office, and 14 other amazing climate change education partners virtually this July 18-22 at our Summer Institute for Climate Change Education! Gain the skills to bring climate change into your educational setting, whether it be a classroom, nature center, or museum!

Date and Time:

Monday, July 18, 2022, 11:00am to Thursday, July 21, 2022, 7:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, June 30, 2022, 7:00pm

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Green Latinos and Hispanic Federation, with Latinos for a Better Future, are hosting a virtual community Town Hall that reignites our effort to pass the environmental justice and climate provisions that are in the Build Back Better Act and highlights its importance for the Latino/a/x communities. *Recording is now available.*

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Made By Us is "a collaborative engine from the nation's leading history organizations, working together to present a fuller, more inclusive history in relevant, timely ways, with and for today's young adults - for informed civic participation."

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CEHN invites nominations for our 2022 NOW Youth Leadership Award! This award honors a young person who has demonstrated exceptional children’s environmental health leadership through efforts to protect human health, especially of our most vulnerable populations.

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, March 31, 2022, 11:59pm

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After two years of virtual events, we invite you to join us in-person at the 2022 Wisconsin Lakes and Rivers Convention in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, April 6-8.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, April 6, 2022, 8:00am to Friday, April 8, 2022, 5:00pm

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Looking for ways to get your students and communities excited about climate change solutions? Join Marie Fargo, Climate Generation's Instructional Resources Coordinator as she shares resources and tips to engage students in seeing green careers as effective solutions to climate change impacts.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 1:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 2:00pm

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The Heartland Region of the National Association for Interpretation is hosting a 2 day virtual conference complete with a keynote speaker, concurrent sessions, and virtual field trip sessions. Join us March 23-24 starting at 8:30am CT.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 9:30am to Thursday, March 24, 2022, 9:30am

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, March 22, 2022, 11:59pm