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


Upcoming Environmental & Energy Education PD for Teachers in Alberta 2020-2021 (Must Register)


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

  • Alberta Parks, Kananaskis Country: Canmore, Calgary & Area - Variety of topics, including climate change, outdoor learning, & inquiry

  • Alberta Tomorrow: 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]
  • CPAWS Southern Alberta: Calgary & Area - Topics range across all teachable grades and focus on outdoor experiences, action projects, and wildlife.
  • The Edmonton Waste Management Centre: Edmonton & Area - The Centre can visit your school on a PD day and talk about recycling, reusing, composting, or anything waste related.
  • Ghost Bear Institute: Calgary & Area - Educator field trips for groups of staff or individuals. Structured based on teachers needs and include guided hikes to the Rocky Mountains. 
  • Green Calgary: 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.
  • GreenLearning: 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 Forest Play: Canmore & Banff - Nature-based education and forest play.
  • PEEL Program: Calgary & Area - Supporting teachers in climate change and energy education.
  • Inside Education: Alberta wide - Variety of topics, including climate change, water, and forests. Able to design a session that fits your needs as well.


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

M. Ed. Programs