The deadline for submitting applications for EPA's 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants (EJSG) Program has been extended to January 9, 2015. The EJSG Program provides funding for eligible applicants for projects that address local environmental and/or public health issues within an affected community.
You can influence the next Ten-Year Urban Forestry Action Plan for the National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council and the Community of Practice for 2016-2026. Speak Up: Your ideas will guide funding for the next decade of Urban and Community Forestry! This digital engagement will be available through December 12, 2014. For additional background information about the project, planning team, and process, visit http://www.urbanforestplan.org.
Join like-minded naturalists, teachers, and educators at the historic and famed Hog Island Audubon Camp in mid-coast Maine for a dynamic 5 1/2 day experience exploring habitats, natural history, and a great variety of teaching techniques and modalities. Wonderful food, scenery, networking, and staffing. 4.5 CEU units available. Sharing Nature: An Educator's Week July 19-24, 2015
Having been awarded a grant through the US State Department’s US-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program, The Wetlands Institute (TWI), Wetland Link International (WLI) and Wetlands International Russia (WIR) have teamed up to generate a beneficial international dialogue between wetland centers in the US and Russia. This project is currently seeking six (6) wetland centers, divided equally between the US and Russia, to participate in an international exchange program and conference.
Deadline to apply is January 15, 2015.
Northern Kentucky University is offering an online course this spring. EDU 545 Fundamentals of Environmental Education. Topics include: Introduction to Environmental Education, History and Philosophy, Methodologies, and Current Trends.
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Here are some links to great STEM resources for teachers and students, for in and out of class!
Workshop runs from 8:30-5:00 on Jan. 12 and 13th in Tohono Chul, Tucson, AZ.
Cost: $115 per person...
Devra Davis, author of When Smoke Ran Like Water, has given me permission to post the first chapter ...
The National Institutes of Health provide free K-12 resources, lesson plans, and projects for science educators. These include many topics related to environmental education and science including biology and environmental health science/chemistry. They also have some Spanish-language resources.