Environmental education conference soliciting proposals


The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is seeking proposals for its annual conference Sept. 7-9 in Gilbertsville. Submissions must be reflective of at least one of these strands:

  • Connecting to Nature – for example, environmental education for beginners, strategies for engagement with the outdoors, modeling successful outdoor instruction
  • Skills and Professional Development for Organizations – for example, nonprofit capacity building, advocacy, successful boards, grant writing, environmental education for schools, governments and municipalities; networking, fundraising, politics and policy, technology and apps
  • Technology and Innovation in Environmental Education – for example, geology, forests, food systems, water, energy, ecology, manufacturing, GIS, GPS, technology and apps
  • Problem Solving & Partnerships – for example, formal and nonformal partnership programs, uniting communities through environmental education, inspiring action, creating programs that blend various agencies through mission statements & vision.

The submission deadline is April 16. Click here to submit a proposal.