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Free Rivers Institute Workshop for Teachers featuring Waters to the Sea  Hamline University presents FREE, 3-day field-based professional development opportunities that inspire, educate, and prepare 3rd-8th grade teachers to engage students in STEM disciplines through hands-on, inquiry-based investigations at local watersheds. Two institutes are available this summer 1. St. Croix River Institute, June 22-24 and 2. Mississippi River Institute, July 27-29. All educators are welcome to apply.  More info

Elementary Schools Invited to Participate in Refuge Partner Schools Program - Application Deadline: April 17  Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge is accepting applications for K-5th elementary schools to participate in the Refuge Partner Schools Program. The partnership provides teachers and students multidisciplinary, standard-based curriculum that emphasizes hands-on, real-life experiences with plants, wildlife, and recreational opportunities that immerse students in nature.  More info

Metro State Offers Online Nature Education Course for Summer Semester  From May 9 - August 15, Metropolitan State University will be offering a 4 credit online course taught by Patricia Born Selly titled "Selected Topics in Early Childhood: Nature Education". This course will introduce nature education as a concept and offer students the opportunity to reflect on the role nature education plays in their practice.  More info

Get Ready for National Environmental Education Week, Greening STEM: Surrounded by Science  National Environmental Education Week (EE Week) will be celebrated from April 19-25, 2015. EE Week is the nation's largest celebration of environmental education. EE Week continues its multi-year focus on connecting the environment with STEM (science, technology, engineering & math) learning. EE Week is excited to explore the many connections between science and the environment to help educators find the most effective and engaging ways to bridge the two in their teaching.  More info

Environmental Education Proposals Sought to Benefit Minnesota's Environment and Natural Resources - Deadline: May 11th  The Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR) issued its 2016 RFP for funding from Minnesota's Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund. Approximately $46.3 million is available for projects in the following areas: 1. Foundational Natural Resource Data and Information 2. Water Resources 3. Environmental Education 4. Aquatic and Terrestrial Invasive Species 5. Air Quality, Climate Change, and Renewable Energy 6. Methods to Protect or Restore Land, Water, and Habitat 7. Land Acquisition for Habitat and Recreation.  More info

Nominate an Exemplary Environmental Educator for the 2015 MAEE Awards - Deadline Extended to July 10  The Minnesota Association for Environmental Education (MAEE) awards program exists to recognize and encourage excellence in the field of environmental education. Awards are given in the following categories: 1. Lifetime Achievement in Environmental Education, 2. Formal Environmental Educator of the Year, and 3. Non-formal Environmental Educator of the Year.  More info


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