26th Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference

Congratulations to it's cool viagra 100mg the 2016 Environmental Education Award recipients! (Photos & details to follow!)

  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Jack Greene

  • Vern A. Fridley Environmental Educator: Anne Terrry

  • Environmental Education Program: Lakeside Learning Field Trip Program, FRIENDS of Great Salt Lake, Janessa Edwards

  • Environmental Education Volunteer: Hilary Shughart

  • Environmental Education Business: Red Rock Brewery

  • USEE Above & Beyond Volunteer: Carolyn Bollwerk

Save the look here cheap cialis online dates!! Next year's 27th Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference will be April 6-8, 2017, in Logan, Utah! 

The Conference Packet is now available!: Includes details on the Keynote Speakers, Session Presenters, Session Descriptions, Schedule, Sponsors, USEE, Registration, Location, Food, Lodging, and more!

The Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference is a 2-3 day meeting conducted by the Utah Society for Environmental Education (USEE) that will be held in the beautiful setting of Moab. The days are chock-full of breakout sessions, workshops, outdoor experiences, round table discussions, and an annual networking meeting. 

Theme: Bridging the Gap: Enhancing Environmental Education in Utah

Location: Moab Arts and what is levitra'>what is levitra Recreation Center (MARC), 111 E. 100 N, Moab, UT 

Dates: March 17-19th, 2016

Great Keynote Speakers!

  • Dr. Rob Davies, Physicist/Educator, Utah Climate Center

    • "The Quantum Mechanics of Harriet Beecher Stowe ― How complex signals find their way forward."
  • Heidi Wainer, Education Specialist, Arches National Park

    • "Teaching Environmental Education where "environmentalism" is a dirty word."

Conference Strands:

  • "Place-Based & Outdoor Environmental Education"

  • "At the Core: Utilizing Standards to Teach Environmental Education"

Conference Session Topics:

  • “Gravity: The Attraction of Mass and Its Effects in the Universe”
  • “Wild About Elk”
  • “Encouraging Curiosity through Questioning”
  • “Why kids love Idle Free Science! Breathing life into clean air education with hands-on science and real life application.”
  • “Putting Learning in it's Place: Exploring EE & NGSS Through a Place-Based Model”
  • “Getting Dirty, Doing good. Social Goals in Outdoor Education”
  • “The Power of viagra 20 mg'>viagra 20 mg Play: Making the Case for Free Play”
  • “Birds, Beaver, and Water in a Changing Climate”
  • “Fostering Stewardship through Environmental Education”
  • “Permaculture: A Design Philosophy to help Weave Environmental Education and Community Together”
  • “Discover the Power of Storytelling as Program Evaluation”
  • “Environmental Education in Utah: Bridging a Cultural Divide”
  • "At the Core: Technology-Empowered Science Inquiry" (Click on link for use during & after session.)

Conference Outdoor Session Topics:

  • "How do you measure a sunny day?" (not suited to families/children)
  • “A season in the life of a Utah Conservation Corps member; twelve weeks in three hours!”
  • “Past, Present, Future: Outdoor Climate Education”

The EE Awards will be offically recognized at the http://gb2gm.org/viagra-online-order Annual Conference on March 19, 2016, during lunch.

 

 

History of the Utah EE Conference

USEE has been hosting the Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference since 1989. The purpose of this event is http://diwapartylist.com/alternative-to-viagra to bring formal and non-formal environmental educators together to network, share resources and best practices, and to viagra 20mg'>viagra 20mg improve the overall quality, depth, and breadth of environmental education in Utah.

For more information, please contact conference@usee.org or (801) 328-1549.

 

Bring your refillable mugs, there will be plenty of coffee on hand at the conference, complements of the Ibis!

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One of http://designascend.com/buying-cialis-in-canada our great sponsors of our upcoming conference, Caffe Ibis! Winner of EE Business of the Year 2011, and more recently, the Utah Recycling Alliance Zero Waste Award! Caffe Ibis carries three notable certifications that testify to their commitment to the environment and the farmers that grow their coffee: Organic, Fair Trade, and Smithsonian Bird Friendly.

 

 

 

Check out the 26th Annual Environmental Education Facebook Event Page for regular updates!

 

 

 

 

 

 26th Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference Keynote Speakers

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Dr. Rob Davies

Rob Davies is a physicist and click here viagra costs educator whose work focuses on http://obriend.info/wordpress/cheapest-viagra synthesizing a broad range of research ― including climate, energy, agriculture and economics, and systems science ― through a lense of human systems sustainability.

Dr. Davies is an Associate of the Utah Climate Center and adjunct professor in Utah State University’ Department of viagra super active Plants, Soils and Climate.  He has taught on the faculty of three universities, worked as project scientist for Utah State University’s Space Dynamics Laboratory, technical liason for NASA’s International Space Stateion project, and served as an officer and meteorologist in the United States Air Force.

Dr. Davies also co-creator of The Crossroads Project, a communication project weaving together science, imagery and music, bringing to bear the power of performance art on the topic of human sustainability.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

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Heidi Wainer

Heidi Wainer started teaching with Canyon Country Outdoor Education, the education department for the Southeast Utah group of National Parks, in 1998 and had been running the viagra uk Grand County program since 2003, long enough to have parent chaperones comment that they remember Heidi taking them on field trips.

Heidi has a BA in Environmental Studies with an emphasis in Natural Resources and Parks from Sonoma State University in California and discount generic levitra'>discount generic levitra a Masters of Natural Resources with a certificate in Environmental Education from Utah State University. She has been a Utah Certified Environmental Educator since 2004.

Heidi believes her most important work involves creating opportunities for students to build positive relationships with the landscape and their local parks.

 

Lodging Info

 


 

This year we have two options for lodging! 

 

ACT Campground

 

Location:act campground

1536 E Mill Creek Dr

Moab, UT 84532

 

Reservation Due Date: Up to one week before conference

 

Reservation Method:

Cabin rooms: $59 per night

Sleeps up to 5 people (2 queen and one single bed). *Cabin rooms have a shared bathroom. 2 queen beds $129 per night 

Campsites: $6 per person per night

 

**Please contact conference@usee.org to make your reservation for the ACT Campground. We will make arrangements with them.

 

   Concessions:

  • Communal kitchen and BBQ area
  • Cabin style rooms or capsites available
  • Laundry machines

Website:

http://actcampground.com/  

 

Aarchway Inn

 

Location:aarchway inn.166180245 std

1551 US-191

Moab, UT 84532

Reservation Due Date: February 17th

Reservation Method:

Rooms with 2 queen beds $129 per night:

**Call (435) 259-2599 and make a reservation under "USEE 2016."

 Concessions:

Website:

http://www.aarchwayinn.com/page.cfm

What is USEE?

The Utah Society for Environmental Education (USEE), a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit, has been a statewide leader in promoting high quality environmental education in Utah since 1981. USEE encourages environmental literacy by teaching Utahans how to think, not what to think, about the environment.

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