Fun in the Sun

Fun in the Sun: Exploring, Connecting, Learning! - July 4th, 2019 - Edmonton - Yellowbird East Community Hall (10710 19 Ave NW) - 12:30pm - 4:00pm.

                                 

We....

  • Learned new activities through a showcase of activities - thanks U of A Botanic Gardens, Battle River Watershed Alliance, John Janzen Nature Centre and Strathcona County Waste Diversion.
  • Explored 'best practices' using the North American Association of Environmental Education Guidelines for Excellence
  • Learned more about each others work and discussed ways to build a stronger regional network and collaborate to support teachers
  • Reviewed the Declaration in Support of Environmental Education and discussed how we could work together to advance environmental education

Next workshops for Edmonton and area environmental educators:

  • September 19th - 12:30 to 4:00 pm - Location TBC
  • December 5th - 12:30 to 4:00pm - Location TBC

                                      

Thank you to the following for supporting this workshop

                                   

“Schools should prepare us for the future, not the past. The future of the world will be built on sustainability. If we learn what sustainable technologies are available when we are in school, we will be able to help shape the future of global sustainability when we graduate.” 

- Quinn, student at Jasper Place high school in Edmonton