We are pleased to partner with the Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication (EECOM), Green Teacher, and the North American Association of Environmental Education to offer a wide variety of webinars.
Nature Days with K-3 Classrooms
Wednesday, December 12
What does nature-based learning look like in public K-3 classrooms across North America? Tune in to the next instalment of NAAEE’s monthly webinar series to find out! On Wednesday, December 12, the NAAEE will feature three expert panelists discussing how to incorporate regular and repeated outdoor experiences in traditional school settings.
Exploring Learning Stories
Wednesday, January 16
Join into a conversation about the value of documenting Learning Stories as experienced through a unique University and School Board research partnership. Webinar facilitators will discuss how observing and documenting learning in, about and for the environment alongside learners, is slowing down the process of learning and offering a space for thoughtful reflection about relationships, stewardship and global citizenship to inform pedagogy.
Using Progressive Skits to Teach Food Chains
Wednesday, February 13
Teacher-led progressive skits are a quick and engaging way to make food chains come alive for students aged six to adult. They provide a good mix of teacher control and student creativity, and use repetition and humor to facilitate learning. They can be customized to work with any grade level or even mixed groups by purposefully selecting the level of vocabulary and detail you include. In her presentation, Emily will walk you through the basics.
Secrets to Snagging Great Science Partners
Wednesday, April 10
In this webinar, Megan Edgar will help you understand how to cultivate and grow relationships with community members who can enrich classroom learning experiences. She will help you determine what type of partnership is right for your students, how to grow partnerships into long-term research projects, and how to tie field experiences to required curriculum. This webinar will help you learn how to take your students into the real world of science and conservation where they can practice science process skills in an authentic setting and meet inspiring people from their home community.