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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

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Opportunity

All who have been teaching ecology to any degree in any undergraduate course are invited to participate in the Teaching of Undergraduate Ecology Survey (TUES), administered by the Ecological Society of America. The first of its kind, this survey will provide critical insights on where and how ecology is taught in undergraduate courses. Provide your input!

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Resource

Explore our online library of free lessons, journal pages, conservation comics, field guides, and activity books for grades K–5. Find dozens of quality printable exercises and resources on forest health, ecology, and plant conservation.

Resource Category:

Website
Opportunity

Join us online from October 31–November 5 for six packed days of inspiring guest speakers, with 40 informative sessions and daily E3 Washington highlights. You won’t want to miss our Lunch Speaker Series amplifying impactful ESE voices!

Date and Time:

Monday, October 31, 2022, 8:00am to Saturday, November 5, 2022, 5:00pm

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Job

Teach and maintain environmental education classes in the southern Appalachian Mountains during residential programs, ages 7-16. Facilitate outdoor education programs such as high ropes and climbing walls with child and adult groups. Some weekend work required. Opportunities available for curriculum development for experienced employees. Blue Ridge prides itself on meeting the needs of our schools by meeting the Georgia Performance Standards.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, September 19, 2022, 4:15pm

Address:

Toccoa, GA
United States
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Opportunity

The Association of Science and Technology Centers Annual Conference is a premier annual event for science-engagement professionals and leaders in science and technology centers and museums as well as allied organizations across North America and around the world.

Date and Time:

Sunday, September 11, 2022, 9:00am to Thursday, September 15, 2022, 3:00pm

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Blog

Join us for our return to an in-person gathering in beautiful Tucson or participate online with our virtual program. NAAEE’s 2022 conference will focus on the powerful role education can play in creating healthier communities and tackling today’s complex environmental and social issues. Register today!

Opportunity

Join your colleagues from across the mid-atlantic region in beautiful Pine Knoll Shores, NC from October 28-30th for the 2022 MAMEA Conference: Riding Waves Into the Future. This annual conference provides an opportunity for teachers and informal educators to connect with dedicated colleagues who share a common vision to improve education about all aspects of marine and aquatic environments.

Date and Time:

Friday, October 28, 2022, 6:30pm to Sunday, October 30, 2022, 12:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, October 21, 2022, 5:00pm

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Resource

City Parks Foundation's innovative Green Girls Empowered by ING program inspires early adolescent girls to excel as environmental scientists and stewards of New York City’s precious natural resources. The award-winning STEM experiential learning curriculum is available free of charge to educators nationwide.

Resource Category:

Website, Classroom, Activity, Lesson Plan
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Learning

This orientation session will provide an overview of the award-winning CityParks Green Girls Empowered by ING curriculum introducing the lessons’ format, resources available, and how each lesson plan integrates STEM, experiential learning, and youth development concepts.

Date and Time:

Thursday, September 22, 2022, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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