Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
The latest news, resources, and opportunities in the ee community
January 6, 2021
January 13, 4-5 PM ET - Join Naamal De Silva for a new eeINSPIRE reflective writing workshop, "Small Marvels: Reflective Writing to Understand Place and Equity," focused on place, equity, and the possibilities inherent in exploring what is nearby and familiar with students. Learn more and register on the eePRO website.
Kilo Kai, to Observe the Ocean—Connecting Land Use and Its Impacts on the Nearshore Ecosystem
Watershed STEM Grantees share stories about how they implement their projects, adapt to challenges, and work collaboratively towards a blue planet in the eeBLUE: Watershed Chronicles blog. This month, we hear from The Kilo Kai project, built around the idea that biocultural restoration could improve ecosystem functionality and health as a land management practice.Read more >
Connecting Multi-Age Students with Environmental Justice
As students in an environmental justice course at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), we had a unique opportunity to work with middle school and high school students through a series of online collaborations to learn and raise awareness about environmental issues.Read more >
eeRESEARCH: Culturally Relevant Environmental Education
This post is part of an eeRESEARCH Library reader engagement series. In collaboration with NAAEE, Duke University highlights recent research on relevant topics to help EE practitioners learn from academic literature. This month, we’re sharing eeRESEARCH summaries about culturally relevant environmental education.Read more >
Recordings Available for NAAEE2020
We also want to remind you that recordings of almost all of our 2020 conference sessions are available to registered participants for on-demand viewing in Whova until September 2021. Registration is still open for those who wish to take advantage of this on-demand access to the rich content—with the same “pay-what-you-can” fee options at conference.naaee.org.
Welcoming a New Year
We asked our partners, colleagues, and peers to share one takeaway from this year for us all to consider as we strive to advance our work in the environmental education field and more broadly about how we want to help shape a better future—for ourselves and others in 2021.
Deadline for Natural Start Conference Proposals Approaching!
Be a part of the Natural Start Alliance's annual conference, the nation's largest professional event for teaching, administration, research, and advocacy in nature-based early learning. Submit your proposal by February 5.
eePRO Group Moderators Needed
We are looking for additional eePRO Group Moderators! If you have experience or interest in "Conservation and Behavior Change" send an email to email@example.com.
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