Educators at the Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership implement delivery of Hurricane Island’s hands-on, experiential science education and leadership programs to (primarily) middle and high school students attending the various programs on Hurricane Island. The Summer Educator will work exclusively with visiting programs (e.g., Overland Summers) while the Operating Season Educators will work with school groups, visiting programs, and open enrollment summer programs.
Submissions Due July 1, 2020: Calling all students, teachers, mariners, engineers, water enthusiasts, and artists! Are you looking for an engaging, virtual, hands-on challenge to do at home that also helps the environment? Repurpose materials, build a boat, and compete in New England Science & Sailing’s Recycle Regatta! We have partnered with our friends at Educational Passages to host this completely virtual event. Participating mariners will need to master buoyancy, construction, and physics to race their boat to victory! Are you ready to take on the challenge?
Date and Time:
Friday, May 1, 2020, 12:00pm to Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 12:00pm
[Resources updated April 7] COVID-19: Events are being canceled. People are physically distancing. Confirmed cases are increasing. These are unprecedented times. Hopefully, this list of resources will help. I will continue to update it as time permits.
During 2019, four state affiliates participated in a pilot (funded byee360) to explore what state-level coordination of the Guidelines for Excellence would require. This blog post, first in a series, shares Colorado's experience.
Education Interns will work closely with the Education Manager and their mentor Educator to help implement delivery of HICSL’s hands-on, experiential science education programs to (primarily) middle and high school students attending the various programs on Hurricane Island. Interns will be supported to take on increasing responsibility and ownership of program delivery over the course of the internship and will be mentored in this process by an experienced Educator.
Educators will work closely with the Director of Education and the Education Manager to help implement delivery of HICSL’s hands-on, experiential science education programs to (primarily) middle and high school students attending the various programs on Hurricane Island. Educators are additionally expected to be integrated into the day-to-day operations of the island and help HICSL maintain our collaborative and intentional community
The One Earth Award provides four students whose creative works address human-caused climate change with $1,000 scholarships. Additional state scholarships of $500 are available to two students from each of the following states: Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. All students in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) are eligible to participate. Deadlines are approaching quickly. Visit artandwriting.org/one-earth to find out your local deadline and how to apply.
TERI in partnership with Delegation of the European Union to India, GIZ and CEEW are organizing the first Youth Climate Conclave in January 2020. Youth Climate Conclave is envisaged as a competitive and educative mode of action, wherein youth from across the country are invited to join hands to address issues of climate change.
With this mail and in the run up to the conclave, two competitions are announced in the age criteria of 13 – 18 years and 19 – 25 years- Photography and Blogging competitions for passionate budding environmentalists.
Northwest Youth Corps (NYC) and Siuslaw National Forest have partnered to achieve the dual goals of increasing access to meaningful outdoor experiences, and increasing interest in natural resource careers and public land management, specifically for traditionally underrepresented and underserved populations. We seek an AmeriCorps candidate who has experience with outdoor recreation, community engagement, conservation education, and event planning.
In the March 2019 installment of NAAEE's monthly webinar series, we heard from three experts in the research, practice, and evaluation of connecting people to nature. This session also kicked off eeINSPIRE, NAAEE's new professional development webinar series presented in partnership with the US Forest Service. Click here to watch the recorded session!
NAAEE kicked off the 2019 monthly webinar series with Angela Park, an independent consultant, researcher, and writer dedicated to making social justice and equity hallmarks of progressive advocacy, policymaking, philanthropy, and business.