Workshops

We are pleased to host the following environmental education workshops in partnership with our members and partners.
Dirty Teaching: A Practical Guide to Getting Outside with Juliet Robertson

Tuesday, August 21, 9am-4pm

Frank J Mitchell Elementary School, Sparwood

This one-day training event will provide elementary and early years educators with a range of open-ended possibilities for developing great literacy and math experiences outside.

Juliet Robertson is a world-renowned Scottish-based education consultant who specializes in learning and playing outdoors. She is the author of two award-winning and best-selling books: Dirty Teaching and Messy Maths. Her blog, I’m a teacher, get me OUTSIDE here! is a source of information and support for hundreds of thousands of educators.

This Workshop is SOLD OUT

Coyote Mentoring Workshop

September 28

Castlegar

Inspiring children to develop these attributes can be achieved through the artful (and sometimes invisible) practice of “core routines.” In this workshop we’ll explore several proven learning habits (core routines) that, when practiced, help people develop a strong and lasting bond with the natural world.

Registration by Invitation

Community-based Social Marketing Workshop

October 2-3

 St. Eugene Mission Resort

In partnership with Columbia Basin Trust’s Climate Action Program, CBEEN is pleased to provide communities with applied training in Community-based Social Marketing – a proven approach to effectively fostering sustainable behaviour changes in our communities.

This workshop will provide a comprehensive introduction to community-based social marketing and how it is being applied throughout the world to foster sustainable behavior. It will introduce participants to the five steps of community based social marketing (selecting behaviors, identifying barriers & benefits, developing strategies, conducting a pilot, and broad-scale implementation), and will showcase numerous programs illustrating its use.

Registration by Invitation

Canadian Classrooms to Communities Conference

October 18 -21, 2018

 St. Eugene Mission Resort

From coast to coast to coast, over 300 educators will have the opportunity to gather to learn, share and connect at this made-in-Canada environmental education conference. The theme for the 2018 Conference is Classrooms to Communities (C2C) which envisions learners and educators being deeply connected to place, community and planet, able to effectively communicate their stories of connectedness, and are taking responsibility to do so.

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This Conference is SOLD OUT

Please note: since we are already supporting these workshops we cannot provide additional support through our professional development bursary program.
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