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Opportunity

On Tuesday, December 13th at 6:30pm EST/3:30pm PST, join Picture Motion and Camping to Connect for an exclusive, virtual pre-release screening of WOOD HOOD, recent winner of Best Short Film at Banff, the world's largest mountain film festival. The film screening will be followed by a panel conversation exploring Nature Deficiency In Urban Youth, and should last about one hour in total.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

A student and a teacher stand outside in an open forest on a sunny day
Photo by Allison Shelley/The Verbatim Agency for EDUimages
Opportunity

EPA is excited to announce the application period for the President’s Environmental Youth Award (PEYA) and Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators (PIAEE). Applications are due January 11, 2023. For more information about the open competitions and how to apply to either award, please visit: https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/epa-calls-applications-2023-presidents-environmental-student-and-teacher-awards.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, November 22, 2022, 9:00am to Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 5:00pm

A tree with green-to-bright-orange leaves stands in the middle. Surrounding are other trees of various colors, with a trail and prairie plants in the foreground. "Directions" reads at the top.
Fall 2022 Directions Cover
Resource

How are nature center leaders impacting their communities? Find out in the latest issue of Directions, the journal of the Association of Nature Center Administrators (ANCA). With trends in the profession and stories of innovative leadership, Directions is a must-read for anyone in the nature & environmental learning center field.

Resource Category:

Publication, Journal, Newsletter
Job

Through our one-of-a-kind ten-year commitment, Fiver provides experiences that challenge and build relationships that nurture so that youth from systemically under-resourced communities in New York can create their own positive futures. The Wilderness Education Internship is designed for early career educators seeking to explore justice and inclusion in the outdoors. Through a three-stage process, interns gradually assume responsibility for wilderness education at camp.

Address:

Poolville, NY
United States
Two women smile at the camera while each holding a mason jar filled with rocks, soil, and green vegetation.
During the Worldwide Teach-In last March, students created terrariums after learning about the environmental benefits of gardening and growing food. Photo credit: Kerry Hustwit / Neumann University
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Moderator Endorsed: Global EE
Moderator Endorsed: K-12 EE

What's the Worldwide Teach-In? Learn about a bottom-up educational event led by educators and community members.

Learning

The WorldWide Teach-In on Climate and Justice offers weekly professional development webinars for non-climate experts to learn how to teach about climate change every Wednesday at 10 AM and 9 PM Eastern Time. Topics vary each week. Check out this upcoming webinar for K–12 teachers to incorporate climate change into the classroom, no matter their subject.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 10:00am

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Resource

Issues for equity, adaptation and climate change. Urban planning and climate justice. Spatial inequality. Coastal development and adaptation economics. “Racially Just Adaptation” and more!

Resource Category:

Website, Audio recording
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