eePRO Feed: Children & Nature Network

Job

Teach others about nature along Lake Erie. Variable shifts including weekends and holidays. Intermittent position for the Division of Parks and Watercraft.

Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 12:00am

Address:

Oregon, OH
United States
Job

First Roots Infant Toddler Center in Hinesburg Vermont is a newly expanded center under the umbrella of Annette's Preschool, a 5 STAR nature based early education center. We seek two infant toddler teachers to work with 6-18mos olds in a mixed age classroom, adjacent to 3 acres of green space/nature trails. Our leadership model provides full time PD coaches to support teachers' "growing edge" as teachers and people! Competitive salary, benefits, moving allowance, interim housing & more in VT!

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, February 26, 2021, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Hinesburg, VT
United States
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1 learning hour
two children running through grass, ahead of two adults
Learning

Are you interested in understanding the dimensions of your audiences’ relationships with nature? Do you need to demonstrate to funders that your programs increase learners’ connection to nature? A new guidebook can help you measure this elusive concept with young children, teenagers, or adults. This webinar will introduce you to the guidebook and the 11 assessment tools it features. A pdf of the Guide is free at NAAEE’s Publication site. Join Martha Monroe, Louise Chawla, and Gabby Salazar for this relevant and helpful webinar!

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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Resource
Moderator Endorsed: K-12 EE

Children who have developed meaningful relationships with the natural world at a young age often carry those experiences into adulthood. They display interest, respect and concern for the protection of nature, wildlife and landscapes This feature story describes the inherent value of nature education now and into the future, creating our new narrative, and collaborating with parents and teachers.

Resource Category:

Publication, Article/Report, Journal, Online
NAAEE Publication
Moderator Endorsed: Research & Evaluation

Are you interested in assessing and enhancing the connections your audiences have to nature? The Practitioner Guide to Assessing Connection to Nature provides practitioners, organizations, researchers, and others with tested tools for measuring connections to nature. The guide provides information to help you choose an appropriate tool or approach for your needs, specific to your audience and their experiences, to assess connection to nature. Available as a free PDF or purchase a hard copy: Members $15 / Nonmembers $20.

Price: $20.00
Blog

This month's Natural Start Alliance Newsletter focuses on how nature-based educators are navigating the new normal of distance learning in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Browse resources from Natural Start's archives, learn how Alliance members are approaching nature preschool from home, and sign up to join a forum for educators and administrators to ask questions, share concerns, and connect.

120 learning hours
Nature-based Teachers Training
nature based teaching
Learning

Nature-based education has been gradually gaining a foothold throughout the world, especially with early childhood programs that expose toddlers and preschoolers to the wonders of the great outdoors. In Pakistan EYLAR is the only institute providing Nature-Based Teachers' Training Courses. The course include online study plan along with 3 months practise with children in school or daycare. Making of your portfolio and a project specific. Its a 6 months course.

Blog

Learn how nature-based learning in early elementary school gained support from two veteran outdoor educators. Check out the spotlight on Brooklyn Park Nature Preschool’s equity and inclusion efforts. Start preparing for the 2020 Nature-Based Early Learning Conference. Read about the release of Natural Start’s newest resource, the Nature-Based Preschool Professional Practice Guidebook.

Learning

The 2019 Bay Area Symposium on Place Based Service-Learning takes place in Los Gatos, on the campus of Mulberry School. Join us for an intensive day of learning, collaboration, and networking with K-16 and community based educators. Symposium partners include Green Schools National Network (GSNN), Community Works Institute (CWI), along with our cutting edge Bay Area partner schools.

Date and Time:

Friday, May 17, 2019, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 5:00pm

An image of the first page of the Oakland Declaration
Oakland Declaration
Resource

The Nature-Based Learning Network (NBLN) gathering at the Children & Nature Network International Leadership Summit, Oakland, California, May 2018, provided an opportunity to capture the advocacy power of this unique gathering of diverse disciplines and professions, to create an international declaration on nature-based learning. A draft was adopted by NBLN Summit participants. Many weeks of fine-tuning by the drafting team followed. The Natural Learning Initiative (NLI) produced the graphic rendition.

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Website
Photo by: Growing Wild Forest School
Blog

Explore how nature-based learning empowers young children to see themselves as agents of change in our latest Feature Story, read a Q-and-A from a veteran nature educator, and find out who will be delivering the keynote address at the 2019 Natural Start Conference in our March Newsletter.

Learning

Hear from expert presenters to learn about valuable evidence and practice-based information to make the case for affirming the voices, experiences and cultural ways of knowing of our youngest participants in nature-based education. Webinar takes place Wednesday, March 13, at 11:30 CST.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 11:30am

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 11:30am

Opportunity

Join us May 16-18, 2019 in Oakland, CA for the largest gathering of children and nature advocates in the world. From inspiring keynotes to hands-on workshops, our biennial conference will inspire and equip you with best practices for increasing equitable access to nature for the children, families and communities you serve. Select from seven dynamic conference tracks and come prepared to network with nature connection leaders from around the world.

Date and Time:

Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:00am to Saturday, May 18, 2019, 3:00pm

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Job

The Naturalist is responsible for conducting a wide variety of environmental education, interpretive and outdoor recreation programs at Heller Nature Center, Rosewood Interpretive Center and other locations in the area; planning and direct Outdoor Adventure Camp, Sand Trackers and Hook, Line and Sinker camp and assist with the management of the center’s apiary and beekeepin

Address:

Highland Park, IL
United States
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Job

Under the supervision of the Heller Nature Center Manager and with direct supervision from the Naturalist/Program Supervisor, the Teams Course Facilitator is responsible for training, scheduling staff, coordinating and booking group and facilitating Heller's teams course, which includes teams, cooperative games, crate stacking and traveling teams.

Address:

Highland Park, IL
United States
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Opportunity

If your organization is developing k-12 EE materials, you can apply to attend a FREE two-day professional learning experience facilitated by Achieve. Space is limited, so register now! The workshop will be held July 12-13, 2018 at the California Endowment Center in Oakland, CA. This session is in-person only and capacity is limited. Please register by June 22, 2018 to be considered.

Date and Time:

Thursday, July 12, 2018, 9:00am to Friday, July 13, 2018, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, June 22, 2018, 11:59pm