Teach about energy in Southeast Alaska! The Renewable Energy Alaska Project (REAP) is seeking an Energy Education Coordinator to work as the Regional Energy Catalyst for the Sustainable Southeast Partnership (SSP) throughout Southeast Alaska. The Coordinator will oversee REAP’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and K-12 outreach efforts in Southeast Alaska while working as part of the greater SSP effort. Application period closes August 17.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced professional to join one of Nebraska’s oldest conservation organizations and one of the largest private nature centers in the nation. The Director of Education provides vision and leadership for the education department and effectively manages a team composed of teachers, naturalists and interpreters. A demonstrated commitment to equity and working with a diverse team is essential to this role.
STEMconnector released new research on the forces and factors that underlie the STEM talent gap, providing direction for further investment by industry, higher education, government, and nonprofits to eliminate barriers to opportunity for individuals across the STEM talent pipeline.
Founded in 1998 with their base in Avon, Colorado, Walking Mountains Science Center’s mission is to awaken a sense of wonder and inspire environmental stewardship and sustainability through natural science education. As part of a dynamic organization, you will join a team of like-minded, spirited colleagues who are passionate about the mission of Walking Mountains and the impact it’s making in the community. For more information, please visit our website at www.walkingmountains.org.
The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition and Prairie Rivers of Iowa invite educators, conservationists, community leaders, landscapers, and others that value outdoor education to our inaugural Outdoor Learning Environments Conference, June 18-19 at Gateway Hotel & Conference Center in Ames, Iowa!
Date and Time:
Monday, June 18, 2018, 8:00am to Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 4:00pm
Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center (TIOBEC) is a charter of Outward Bound USA, the international leader in character development education. Outward Bound Schools all across the world are united behind a central guiding philosophy: through challenge, we learn what we are truly capable of.
At the forefront of integrating character development with academics, TIOBEC uses experiential, place-based learning on an island in the Boston Harbor to inspire Boston Public School students.
Year 4 of the Cal Water H2O Challenge is here! Cal Water and the North American Association for Environmental Education are inviting fourth, fifth, and sixth grade classrooms located in Cal Water service areas to design and submit solutions to global or local water-related issues for a chance to win a classroom grant and a trip to the Santa Monica Mountains.
Are you a 501(c)(3) organization in the United States or Canada helping K-12 students use innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) curricula to solve real-world environmental problems? UL and the North American Association for Environmental Education invite you to apply for Year 4 of the UL Innovative Education Award for a chance to win up to $100,000 for your organization!
The Director of Education develops and manages the delivery of meaningful experiences for all audiences and consumers of BaySail’s programs, with the purpose of advancing the organization’s mission of fostering environmental stewardship of the Saginaw Bay Watershed and the Great Lakes ecosystem and providing personal development opportunities for learners of all ages through ship board and land based educational experiences. The Director of Education reports to the Executive Director.
Participate in a highly dynamic, fun, and useful residential program in EE next July at the historic Hog Island Audubon Camp in Maine. National Audubon Society is accepting letters of interest from Teachers of Color to attend this 6-day program, July 15-20, in mid-coast Maine. Scholarships are worth about 90% of the total program fees. Participants bear travel costs to and from Maine.
The University of East Anglia is offering a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in environmental justice. The course will explore the inequity in the effects and response to environmental challenges. The course starts October 16th and will last 5 weeks.
Read the August Newsletter and learn about an E-STEM public school that offers half-day nature preschool programs, meet other new members, and check out the latest professional development opportunities and job openings.
Join a cutting-edge organization to implement exciting whole-district and whole-school Education for Sustainability programs. Based in Westchester, NY, with programs focused in NYC and surrounding areas, the Director of Education will oversee professional development programs and manage communications across multiple schools, staff, and community partners. Conceive, develop and implement new programming in conjunction with strategic plans, and join CELF's network of field experts.