Environmental & Energy Professional Development (PD) Opportunities for Teachers in Alberta

Upcoming Environmental & Energy Education PD for Teachers in Alberta 2018-2019 (Must Register)

 

ProviderAreaWorkshop(s)Scheduled Date

Calgary

 

Renewable Energy & Climate Change

Teacher PD Program

August 25-26, 2019

    

Fort McMurray, 

Calgary

Lethbridge 

Edmonton

Youth Summits 

November & December 

2019

 OldsYouth Agriculture Leadership SummitMarch 5-8, 2020
CanmoreRecharge 2020 ConferenceApril 16-18, 2020
Alberta-wide

Workshops at teachers'

conventions. See opportunities.

Teachers' Conventions 2020

Alberta-wide

Variety of topics. See full list here.

Upcoming dates

Alberta-wide

Project WILD, Below Zero, and

WILD About Sports. Sign up to be notified of

upcoming WILD Education in your area.

TBA

Edmonton

& Calgary

 

Conferences & workshops.

Upcoming opportunities.

TBA

Alberta-wide

Online webinars on a variety of topics, including

schoolyard greening, water, biodiversity, food,

sustainability, & climate change. Past webinars.

Upcoming webinars

are TBA. Will be

found here 

Calgary

& Area

Environmental & Energy related

workshops posted when available.

See all opportunities. 

TBA

Edmonton

& Area

Environmental & Energy related

workshops posted when available. Search for

Take It Outside and Get Outside with PBL.

See all opportunities.

TBA

Medicine

Hat & Lethbridge

Environmental & Energy related

workshops posted when available.

See all opportunities.

TBA

 

Year-Round Environmental & Energy Education PD for Teachers in Alberta (Upon Request)

 

Provider                                                    AreaWorkshops Offered 

Canmore, Calgary

& Area

Variety of topics, including climate

change, outdoor learning, & inquiry.

Cochrane, Calgary

& Area

Using Alberta Tomorrow in

the classroom & curricular connections

(Alberta Tomorrow is an online simulator to

explore resources now and in the future). Contact

Jennifer Janzen to request a workshop (year-round):

 jjanzen@albertatomorrow.ca

Calgary & Area

Topics range across all teachable grades and focus on

outdoor experiences, action projects, and wildlife.

Edmonton & Area

The Edmonton Waste Management Centre can visit your

school on a PD day and talk about recycling, reusing,

composting, or anything waste related.

Calgary & Area

Educator field trips for groups of staff or individuals.

Structured based on teachers needs and include

guided hikes to the Rocky Mountains. 

Calgary & Area

Inquiry Based Learning in Environmental Education

Digital Learning for Environmental Education, and the 

option to tailor workshops to teacher needs, including 

climate, energy, and the 3 Rs.

Email education@greencalgary.org to book.

Calgary & Edmonton,

with online training for others

Workshops that focus on bringing GreenLearning

programs into the classroom and strategies for

engaging and empowering students to

take positive actions.

Canmore & Banff

Nature-based education and forest play.

Calgary & Area

Supporting teachers in climate change

and energy education.

 

Additional Environmental Education Adult Workshop Providers in Alberta (May Serve as Teacher PD Upon Request)

 

ProviderAreaWorkshops Offered
                                                                                                  Edmonton &          AreaWorkshops are adjusted for needs of the group and are focused on birds, research, climate change, and conservation
    Lethbridge & AreaDiscovery Tours for groups. Topics include bird watching, geocashing, wildflowers, & sustainable building tours
Slave Lake & AreaGroups can book ecology hikes in surrounding forests 

Edmonton&

Area

Adult education courses on gardening and horticulture
Edmonton & AreaLiving with urban wildlife