The Kentucky Green & Healthy Schools Coordinator will coordinate the Kentucky Green & Healthy Schools (KGHS) program, which encourages students in Kentucky K-12 schools to complete projects that improve the sustainability and health of their schools.
-Do you want to SERVE your community?
-Are you interested in TEACHING about the environment?
-Would you like to become a CERTIFIED environmental educator?
If you answered yes above, then a service year with AmeriCorps in the Environmental Education Leadership Corps might be for you!
The Environmental Education Leadership Corps seeks energetic individuals who wish to serve their community and who have a strong passion for environmental educa
The Kentucky Children’s Garden is a 2-acre garden designed to share the joy and wonder of nature and plants. It is best suited for children ages 2 to 6 and their families. The garden’s features include child-sized representations of Kentucky’s landscapes (natural and man-made, past and present) as well as themed gardens including butterfly, vegetable and transportation gardens. The Lead Educator leads daily programming, maintains the daily schedule, completes light gardening tasks and more!
What is EELCorps?
~An AmeriCorps program, funded through Serve Kentucky
~Main focus on Environmental Stewardship and environmental literacy
~Offers placement at 1 of over 15 AmeriCorps service sites
Where is EELCorps?
~EELCorps is based exclusively in Kentucky
~Service sites are throughout much of the Kentucky region
Who is EELCorps?
~An AmeriCorps Program administrated by the Kentucky Environmental Education Council
Do you want to share your passion for nature and plants with children and their families? You may be a good fir to the Lead Educator in the Kentucky Children's Garden (KCG). The KCG is a 2 acre space dedicating to inspiring the joy and wonder of nature in children age 2-10. The Lead Educator facilitates nature play, lead and assists with daily programming, help maintain the gardens and more!
The Kentucky Environmental Education Council (KEEC) is hiring an interim Environmental Education Specialist to administer grant-funded projects. KEEC is a state agency within Kentucky's Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.