PARTNER EVENT- ME Environmental Education Association Conference

  • March 24, 2016
    4:00 am - 1:00 pm

EVENT OF INTEREST IN OUR COMMUNITY:

The 2015 MEEA Conference: Climate Change/Behavior Change
March 24, 2016   ♦  Colby College  ♦ Waterville Maine

The conference will highlight environmental education program successes that focus on climate change, especially at a school or community level. Equally vital will be presentations that illuminate program strategies that have been shown to effect change in behavior and attitudes.

Among the possible topics for workshops are:

  • Climate change education in K-12 Settings
  • Climate change and community action
  • Environmental psychology
  • Strategies for achieving behavior change
  • The current science of climate change in Maine and New England
  • What can we do here in Maine about climate change?
  • Empowering youth for action and leadership
  • Climate change education in parks, reserves, sanctuaries and land trusts
  • Other topics and presentations that show successes in environmental literacy, collaborative programs, youth engagement, and many others.

Learn more about this year’s conference at www.meea-dev.org/