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This fully scholarshipped expedition will take you on an unforgettable journey through the lands of the Eastern Mono/Monache and Numu (Northern Paiute) tribes which are currently called Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park and Inyo National Forest. Join a group of LGBTQIA+ folks to learn skills for leadership, backpacking, and outdoor living in a queer-positive space. Trip dates are September 5-19th 2022. September 5th and 19th will be travel days.

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, July 10, 2022, 2:59am

Opportunity

NAAEE Members are invited to submit nominations to recognize the positive contributions of individuals and organizations in the field of EE. Awardees will be recognized at the Annual NAAEE Conference in Tucson. The deadline for 2022 award nominations is August 1.

Registration Deadline:

Monday, August 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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YLACES grant deadline is July 15th, 2022! If you are an educator working with youth to do research projects through environmental citizen science you are invited to submit proposals for support to help acquire the scientific instruments or other necessary data collection tools or materials.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, June 1, 2022, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, July 15, 2022, 5:00pm

Organization: 
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Opportunity

Take advantage of the tools and wisdom from our eePRO Global EE Group members by joining our first virtual meet-up of 2022. Register here for our eePRO Global EE group member meet-up on July 6, 2022, at 9:00 AM US Eastern Time.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 9:00am

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Take advantage of the tools and wisdom from our eePRO Global EE Group members by joining our first virtual meet-up of 2022. Register here for our eePRO Global EE group member meet-up on July 6, 2022, at 9:00 AM US Eastern Time.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 9:00am

Organization: 
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Opportunity

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
Opportunity

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

Opportunity

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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Opportunity

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

Organization: 
Opportunity

This fully scholarshipped expedition will take you on an unforgettable journey through the lands of the Eastern Mono/Monache and Numu (Northern Paiute) tribes which are currently called Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park and Inyo National Forest. Join a group of LGBTQIA+ folks to learn skills for leadership, backpacking, and outdoor living in a queer-positive space. Trip dates are September 5-19th 2022. September 5th and 19th will be travel days.

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, July 10, 2022, 2:59am

Opportunity

NAAEE Members are invited to submit nominations to recognize the positive contributions of individuals and organizations in the field of EE. Awardees will be recognized at the Annual NAAEE Conference in Tucson. The deadline for 2022 award nominations is August 1.

Registration Deadline:

Monday, August 1, 2022, 11:59pm

Organization: 
Opportunity

Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences (JESS) Special Issue Call for Papers Critical Energy Literacy: Intersectional Approaches to Research, Pedagogy, and Activism Manuscript submission deadline: January 31st, 2023 Guest Editors: Greg Lowan-Trudeau, gelowan@ucalgary.ca Teresa Fowler, teresa.fowler@concordia.ab.ca

Opportunity

Get certified as an environmental educator in California and take your career to the next level! Applications are now open for the 2022-2023 year program, which runs August-June. It’s a fantastic opportunity to advance your career, increase your skills, and gain valuable connections with other EE professionals. Designed to support working professionals and aligned with NAAEE's Guidelines for Excellence. Learn more and apply at www.aeoe.org/EECP

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, June 30, 2022, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The RuralRISE Summit is an annual gathering of people and organizations working to increase opportunities and prosperity for small and rural communities across the United States. Organizers are inviting (short) proposals for Quick Pitches, crisp 5-minute overviews of a program or project that is scalable, repeatable, and has been successful in your rural community. Have a great story to tell? Proposals due July 1.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, July 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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The Grassroots Fund provides Seed Grants for groups launching new projects or starting to significantly change the direction of an existing project related to environmental justice.

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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

Organization: 
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Opportunity

The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections Education Sessional Committee is hosting a virtual Natural History Education DemoCamp. Presenter registration is open until June 6th and general registration will be open up until the event and is free for all attendees.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, June 22, 2022, 11:00am

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Opportunity

This Oceans Week June 6-10th Education Non-Profit Exploring By The Seat of Your Pants will be coordinating a series of 20+ live, free, interactive broadcasts with ocean researchers, explorers and organizations globally that your class can join directly and watch later on Youtube too!

Date and Time:

Monday, June 6, 2022, 9:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, June 10, 2022, 3:00pm

Opportunity

YLACES grant deadline is July 15th, 2022! If you are an educator working with youth to do research projects through environmental citizen science you are invited to submit proposals for support to help acquire the scientific instruments or other necessary data collection tools or materials.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, June 1, 2022, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, July 15, 2022, 5:00pm

Organization: 
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Opportunity

Join the Maine Environmental Education Association and the Southern Maine Conservation Collaborative for a gathering on May 31–June 2 at Ferry Beach Center in Saco, Maine.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 12:00pm to Thursday, June 2, 2022, 5:00pm

Opportunity
Moderator Endorsed: Conservation & Behavior Change

The 17th annual Endangered Species Day will take place on Friday, May 20th, 2022 and nonprofits, schools, museums, parks, agencies, and other organizations will hold special events and activities celebrating and educating people about threatened and endangered species. Teachers are encouraged to participate by organizing special lessons or activities for their classes.

Date and Time:

Friday, May 20, 2022, 8:00am

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Opportunity

Join us at Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center in Chesterfield, NJ for nature-based learning and connection!

Date and Time:

Friday, May 13, 2022, 6:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, May 14, 2022, 2:30pm

Address:

Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown Georgetown Road
Chesterfield, NJ 08515
United States