Emerging Leaders Program at the BEETLES Leadership Institute (August 11-Emerging Leaders will attend a BEETLES Leadership Institute alongside current organization leaders from EE and outdoor science organizations nationwide, all working to build individual and organizational capacity to increase diversity in leadership roles in the field of environmental education. Applications are due by April 22, 2019. The Institute will be held August 11-16 near Portola, CA.
Date and Time:
Sunday, August 11, 2019, 3:30pm to Friday, August 16, 2019, 1:00pm
From August 12th-17th, 2018 in Portola, CA, leaders from 20 outdoor environmental education programs will gather to engage in stimulating conversations, build leadership expertise, share wisdom across a variety of programs, and experience research-based resources for professional learning and student activities, all free of charge (including a travel stipend). Applications due December 19th, 2017.
Learn more and apply: http://beetlesproject.org/leadershipinstitute/
Date and Time:
Sunday, August 12, 2018, 12:00pm to Friday, August 17, 2018, 5:00pm
BEETLES is devoted to infusing outdoor science programs with research-based approaches and tools to improve science teaching and learning. Resources include: versatile environmental education professional learning materials; student activities for use in the field; "how-to" videos; and additional support for program leaders, field instructors, and classroom teachers.
All BEETLES resources are based on current research and understandings about how people learn, and tested by dozens of programs in diverse settings all over the country (and beyond!). Learn more on the newly updated BEETLES website: beetlesproject.org