eePRO Feed: Climate Change Education and Climate Justice

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RiSC Dune Grass Planting. Photo credit: Teri Brennan
Blog

Youth-led action and nature-based solutions for climate mitigation are the focus of two programs at the National Wildlife Federation. Read how fieldwork and research are powering the students' next steps.

Climate change and Wildfire lessons
Climate Change and Wildfire Lesson Plans
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Dig into why climate change has increased fire risk across the west and discuss how communities can mitigate fire risk in the face of climate change with three fun, hands-on lessons from the Asombro Institute for Science Education. http://asombro.org/climate/

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Classroom, Lesson Plan
Job

NAAEE is looking to contract with an enthusiastic and detail-oriented individual to provide support for the Coalition for Climate Education Policy. The estimated time commitment is 10 hours per week through December 2022, with the possibility of an extension. This is a remote position, with a preference for someone in the DC area.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, May 13, 2022, 11:45pm

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Washington, DC
United States
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Job

Work outdoors, make a difference, and make a better future for yourself at Mile High Youth Corps. We are a group of young people who are focused on benefitting the environment and educating ourselves on the issues that face our community. This is not like other jobs. We are a grassroots organization that is committed to providing training, mentorship, and opportunities to youth. Spend a summer being supported by supervisors who care about your development and peers that are passionate about nature.

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Denver, CO
United States
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Blog

The ClimateScience (CS) Olympiad is a free and online competition for youth aged 12-25 years, aiming to educate them about various issues related to the climate crisis and empower them to be future climate leaders. This global competition is challenging youth worldwide to answer one of the most complex questions: How will we solve climate change? It's organised by ClimateScience, a global charity working to provide accessible, reliable and engaging climate education to people of all ages.

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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

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CLEAN Logo
Learning

In this webinar, climate communicator Karin Kirk will share strategies for building connections between cause and effect, showcasing solutions, and using local approaches to make science relevant and inspiring. Happening on March 14 at 6:30 PM ET.

Date and Time:

Monday, March 14, 2022, 6:30pm

Job

SEI is seeking an Associate Director to support SEI and our green workforce programs, primarily Energize Careers. The Associate Director reports to and supports the activities of SEI’s Executive Director and other program directors in addition to assisting with all aspects of our workforce, education, and training programs programs, partnerships, and training of emerging professionals.

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San Rafael, CA
United States
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Millennial Cities is an online resource for planners, changemakers, and curious observers. Find hundreds of web mapping applications and interactive, data-driven visualization tools related to demographics, climate change, sustainability, social justice, environment, housing, and more. Read our blog, explore the tools, and make change in your community.

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Website, Blogs
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2021 Ocean Literacy Summit
Opportunity

The Ocean Literacy Summit is a biennial conference that brings together educators and scientists from across New England and surrounding states for the purpose of sharing new marine science and oceanographic developments along with new approaches and successful programs for teaching ocean science in both school and informal educational settings. To demonstrate the power of collaboration and communication among professionals in these sectors, all of the Summit’s concurrent sessions feature scientists and educators as co-presenters.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 8:30am to Thursday, November 11, 2021, 4:00pm

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Resource

Research shows what educators, policymakers, and parents have recognized for years: early childhood environmental education can positively impact young children’s development.

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Publication, NAAEE Publication
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Opportunity

WOURLD (Our World) Climate Education is hosting a virtual climate education conference on Tuesday, June 29th, from 5:00-8:00 PM (EST). We are looking for teachers and environmental educators to help us review our climate solutions curriculum for 4th-6th graders, and are able to pay each participant $100 for their time.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, June 25, 2021, 5:00pm

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The education and outreach coordinator (EOC) leads Friends of Sausal Creek ’s environmental education program, developing local youth environmental stewards. Through hands-on experiences, student learn about the physical and ecological connection of the creek and urban areas. This position also maintains and builds community connections to engage the lower Sausal Creek watershed community (Fruitvale) in stewardship opportunities, urban greening projects and environmental justice efforts.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, July 12, 2021, 2:00am

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Oakland, CA
United States
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