Recent Blog Posts

Attention Conservation & Edu. Organizations- Chesapeake Conservation Corps Seeks Host Organizations

Jan 07, 2015 by Julie Walker

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is proud to announce solicitations for Host Organizations for the 2015-16 Chesapeake Conservation Corps. This program pairs young adults with organizations that provide hands-on environmental, leadership, and technical training opportunities for a one-year term of service. Host Organizations can propose volunteer activites in a wide variety of conservation areas including community engagement and/or K-12 environmental education. Maybe a perfect fit for a environmental education center who may need some extra support for a project, and has an interest in training the next generation of environmental educators.

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Collaborations on the Coast- Mid-Atlantic Marine Education Association mini-conference

Dec 29, 2014 by Julie Walker

The Mid-Atlantic Marine Education Association would like to invite formal and non-formal educators from across the region to venture to beautiful Bald Head Island from February 28th-March 1st, 2015. What better place to immerse yourself in environmental education than an island that not only boasts pristine examples of salt marsh, beach, and maritime forest, but is also surrounded by a community that subscribes to sustainable living?

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NOAA Environmental Science Training Center is offering two professional development winter workshops

Dec 22, 2014 by Julie Walker

This winter the NOAA Environmental Science Training Center and our partners are offering two professional development workshops for environmental educators in the Chesapeake Bay region.  Virginia Weather and Climate Workshop Series, and a Citizen Science Workshop Series. These workshops are designed to bring together experts in the field and environmental educators like yourselves.

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Register today for the 30th Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education meeting

Dec 15, 2014 by Julie Walker

Join the Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) for their 30th annual conference in Ocean City, MD on Feb.5-8th, and meet up with others passionate about promoting environmental actions to improve the health of the schools and communities in which Maryland’s children learn and live. This year MAEOE is providing a multitude of professional development opportunites, and engaging workshops. So don’t miss out and register today!

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