Cornell University Environmental Education Outcomes Online Course


Hours for Learning Activity:

25 learning hours

Date and Time:

Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 8:00am to Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 11:59pm


Is the goal of environmental education to instill pro-environmental behaviors, foster collective environmental action, and/or to develop healthy and productive citizens? Through short pre-recorded lectures, podcasts, readings, social media, and live webinars, this course will help you define your environmental education goals and learn what the research says is the best pathway to achieve them. Topics include environmental behaviors, collective action, knowledge, values, attitudes, nature connectedness, sense of place, identity, self- and political efficacy, norms, social capital, health and well-being, positive youth development, academic achievement, and resilience. Course participants diagram their own theory of change outlining how to reach their environmental education goals. Through this course, you will apply research-based knowledge to start new or enhance existing environmental education programs, strengthen your professional networks by exchanging ideas and resources with peer educators and university students around the world, and gain professional credentials.

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Contact Name:

Alex Kudryavtsev