Early Bird Registration ends March 1, 2015. After that date, rates will increase by $50.
Location: Utah's Hogle Zoo (2600 E Sunnyside Ave, Salt Lake City, UT 84108)
Dates: March 19-21, 2015
Place-Based & Outdoor Environmental Education: Tips, Tricks and Resources from Seasoned Professionals in the Field
STEM, NGSS & the Common Core: How to make life Easier with Environmental Education
Tentative Conference Session Topics:
Environmental Education in the Classroom
How to incorporate Environmental Education into a myriad of teaching subjects
Outdoor Environmental Education
Environmental Education and STEM/STEAM
Non-Formal Environmental Education
Environmental Education and the Next Generation Science Standards(NGSS)/Science Engineering Education (SEEd)
Tentative Conference Schedule
(Check out the Conference Packet for more details!)
Thursday, Mar 19 - Opening Event! (It is open to Public, but must RSVP for Zoo Tour)
4:00-6:00pm Zoo Tour
6:00-6:30pm Animal Encounter/Mix & Mingle
6:30-8:30pm Short Film & Discussion
Friday, Mar 20
Break for Dinner
6:00-9:00pm Friday Evening Event
Saturday, Mar 21
2:30-3:30/4:30/5:30 Outdoor Experiences (Length dependent on session. Varying travel time)
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History of the Utah EE Conference
USEE has been hosting the Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference since 1989. The purpose of this event is to bring formal and non-formal environmental educators together to network, share resources and best practices, and to improve the overall quality, depth, and breadth of environmental education in Utah.