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The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment seeks proposals for our next biennial conference on July 9–12, 2023 in Portland, Oregon, on the theme of “Reclaiming the Commons.” We seek proposals for scholarly papers and panels, creative work, posters, collaborative work projects, and other forms of scholarly engagement in the field of environmental humanities.

Date and Time:

Sunday, July 9, 2023, 9:00am to Wednesday, July 12, 2023, 8:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 11:59pm

Opportunity

Are you a professional of color working in the environmental or conservation space in the Delaware River Watershed region? The Institute for Conservation Leadership (ICL) is excited to invite you to apply for a one-year cohort with opportunities for career development, network building, and skills development to enhance and advance your professional pursuits. There is no cost to apply or participate and the application deadline is Wednesday, October 19th.

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

This September, Earth Force is hosting Field Conversations in #EnvironmentalActionCivics: a series of live conversations on Instagram with experts in civics, student-led learning, and environmental education. We’d love to have you join in! (And continue the conversation in Tucson at #NAAEE2022!)

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 1:00pm

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Opportunity

The WorldWide Teach-In on Climate and Justice is back with a call for your leadership: help organize a Climate Teach-In on or around March 29, 2023! Join us for one of our launch webinars on Wednesday, September 21st, at 10 AM or 9 PM Eastern (New York).

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:00am

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Opportunity

Cincinnati Nature Center is excited to present a free online speaker series this fall, featuring compelling speakers who are changing the conversation about our environment, making an impact in their communities, and thinking about how to make nature more accessible and equitable for all.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 7:00pm to Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 8:00pm

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Opportunity

In this first event of the new school year, WWF activism specialist, Ryan Zlatanova, and young activist, Reid Chapman, will teach students about ways they can take action and demand change for their future. Event will stream live on September 28th at 1 PM Eastern Time.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 1:00pm

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Opportunity

Applications are open for entry into the 2022-2023 cohort of the Master of Science in Environmental Education degree program at Southern Oregon University (SOU), which is accredited by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE).

Date and Time:

Friday, July 15, 2022, 8:00am to Friday, December 15, 2023, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 8:00pm

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Opportunity

World population will reach 8 billion in November 2022. Through the World of 8 Billion student video contest, middle and high schoolers are given a platform to think critically about global challenges related to population and share what they think we should do to fix it.

Date and Time:

Thursday, September 1, 2022, 1:00am to Wednesday, February 22, 2023, 11:59pm

Organization: 
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Opportunity

Cincinnati Nature Center is excited to present a free online speaker series this fall, featuring compelling speakers who are changing the conversation about our environment, making an impact in their communities, and thinking about how to make nature more accessible and equitable for all.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 7:00pm to Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 8:00pm

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Opportunity

Join thousands of runners, cyclists, and sailors for an epic, record-breaking 7,767 km non-stop relay from Scotland to Egypt and help deliver a message on climate action to the world’s leaders at COP27!

Date and Time:

Friday, September 30, 2022, 8:00am to Sunday, November 6, 2022, 11:59pm

Opportunity

Interpretation Canada 2022 National Conference Storytelling: Making People Care Since...Forever Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada October 3-7, 2022

Date and Time:

Monday, October 3, 2022, 12:00pm to Friday, October 7, 2022, 7:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

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!

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 12:00am to Saturday, October 15, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

Reach thousands of environmental educators across the globe! Exhibitor opportunities are now available for this year's #NAAEE2022 conference, both virtually and on site in Tucson.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 5:00pm to Friday, October 14, 2022, 3:00pm

Opportunity

Please join The BTS Center as they delve into the important questions, challenges, and opportunities of an intersectional ecological lens through a book study on "The Intersectional Environmentalist." Over the course of five sessions starting October 18, this book study will offer opportunities for sharing insights, questions, and stories that emerge from each chapter of the book, Interfaith conversation on how to dismantle systems of oppression to protect people & planet, and more!

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 5:00pm to Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 6:15pm

Organization: 
Opportunity

Are you a professional of color working in the environmental or conservation space in the Delaware River Watershed region? The Institute for Conservation Leadership (ICL) is excited to invite you to apply for a one-year cohort with opportunities for career development, network building, and skills development to enhance and advance your professional pursuits. There is no cost to apply or participate and the application deadline is Wednesday, October 19th.

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 11:59pm

Background is a blurred photo of a dramatic sky. In front of the background is a blue border with white text at the top, two profile photos in the middle, and another blue border with text at the bottom with the Earth Force logo on the right. From the top, the text reads, "Environmental Action Civics: Field Conversations/Anne Umali Director of Professional Development at NAAEE/Vince Meldrum President/CEO of Earth Force/Trends in Educator PD/ Vince and Anne discuss the future of professional development."
Opportunity

This September, Earth Force is hosting Field Conversations in #EnvironmentalActionCivics: a series of live conversations on Instagram with experts in civics, student-led learning, and environmental education. We’d love to have you join in! (And continue the conversation in Tucson at #NAAEE2022!)

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 1:00pm

Organization: 
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Opportunity

Whether it's a forest, a park, or just outside your school building, there is always something to learn in nature's classroom. Get started by taking the Outside for 5 pledge to invest in the health and well-being of your school community.

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Opportunity

This call for submissions to the Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences is focused on the practice and research to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion within environmental studies and science academic departments and professional fields. Final manuscripts will be due by April 24, 2023.

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Opportunity

The Ocean Foundation has initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to identify young writers between the ages of 13–25 to provide curriculum writing services for the production of a “youth ocean action toolkit” focused on the seven Ocean Literacy Principles and Marine Protected Areas, supported by National Geographic Society.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, September 16, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

So much is happening in K–12 education today and as we start a new school year, it is a good time to take the pulse of teachers, administrators, and other educators. We invite K–12 public school educators and administrators in the U.S. to take this survey, which was developed by NAAEE and a number of our partners. We appreciate your time and thoughtful responses. Responses are requested by September 30.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 30, 2022, 11:49pm

Organization: 
Opportunity

In this first event of the new school year, WWF activism specialist, Ryan Zlatanova, and young activist, Reid Chapman, will teach students about ways they can take action and demand change for their future. Event will stream live on September 28th at 1 PM Eastern Time.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 1:00pm

Organization: 
Opportunity

The WorldWide Teach-In on Climate and Justice is back with a call for your leadership: help organize a Climate Teach-In on or around March 29, 2023! Join us for one of our launch webinars on Wednesday, September 21st, at 10 AM or 9 PM Eastern (New York).

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:00am

Background is a blurred photo of a dramatic sky. In front of the background is a blue border with white text at the top, two profile photos in the middle, and another blue border with text at the bottom with the Earth Force logo on the right. From the top, the text reads, "Environmental Action Civics: Field Conversations/Anne Umali Director of Professional Development at NAAEE/Vince Meldrum President/CEO of Earth Force/Trends in Educator PD/ Vince and Anne discuss the future of professional development."
Opportunity

This September, Earth Force is hosting Field Conversations in #EnvironmentalActionCivics: a series of live conversations on Instagram with experts in civics, student-led learning, and environmental education. We’d love to have you join in! (And continue the conversation in Tucson at #NAAEE2022!)

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 1:00pm

Organization: 
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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

Opportunity

**Application deadline extended to June 8** Are you seeking to deepen your understanding of climate science and expand your climate communication and interpretation skills? The Earth to Sky Interagency Partnership, in collaboration with the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals and Grand Canyon National Park, is excited to announce an upcoming course for interpreters, informal educators, and Tribal professionals on the Colorado Plateau.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 12:00pm to Friday, September 9, 2022, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 12:00am