Online Courses

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A virtual session of The Whale Museum's Marine Naturalist program just for Teachers! This high quality program will be entirely virtual with no live components. Presentation videos will become accessible through the virtual platform Whova starting August 22 and be available for 6 months!

Date and Time:

Monday, August 22, 2022, 12:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, August 21, 2022, 8:00pm

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If you want to succeed as a professional conservationist, you need project management and design skills. Join the NEW Online Training Program Conservation Project Management & Design to gain key skills in managing and designing conservation projects using the Conservation Standards – the leading approach within the sector.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 11:30am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, October 21, 2022, 4:00pm

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Follow the action at the United Nations Climate Change conference through an online course offered by Hamline University and Climate Generation.

Date and Time:

Monday, October 17, 2022, 11:59am to Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 11:59am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, September 30, 2022, 11:59am

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Moderator Endorsed: Conservation & Behavior Change

Communications for Conservation Projects is a comprehensive program of training, support and jobs from the team at Conservation Careers. It is built on a detailed analysis of what employers are looking for when hiring early-career conservationists. After completing the training you’ll confidently be able to plan and deliver effective communications activities during your career as a conservationist or environmental professional. Making you more employable, competitive and better at your job!

Date and Time:

Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 12:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, August 12, 2022, 12:00am

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Learning

Introducing ECOPEEP a unique program beginning with a course combining early childhood education with environmental education taught by the Urban Ecology Center’s Matt Flower. By combining these two disciplines, Matt introduces you to the essential elements of Nature-based Early Childhood (NbEC) and demonstrates what makes Urban NbEC unique and effective. Online, Mondays, August 1-22.

Date and Time:

Monday, August 1, 2022, 6:30pm to Monday, August 22, 2022, 9:30pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, July 29, 2022, 4:59pm

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Learning

Register by July 8! Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework to guide the design of learning environments that are accessible and challenging for all. This course will encourage you to reflect deeply on your practice.

Date and Time:

Friday, July 1, 2022, 12:00pm to Friday, August 5, 2022, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, July 8, 2022, 12:00pm

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This training programme seeks to enhance young people’s skills and knowledge to be ethical and effective sustainability leaders and implement Earth Charter-inspired projects. Register by September 16, 2022.

Date and Time:

Monday, September 26, 2022, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, September 16, 2022, 4:03pm

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Join us at CWI's NEXT Conference for a unique opportunity to join with like minded educators for a day of deep connection, inspired new learning, and collaboration, focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Culturally Responsive Learning, and the Core Design Principles that drive our work with educators. This NEXT conference will include outstanding teacher led sessions and smaller group opportunities to dialogue and connect around practice.

Date and Time:

Sunday, November 13, 2022, 12:30pm to 3:30pm

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This training programme seeks to enhance young people’s skills and knowledge to be ethical and effective sustainability leaders and implement Earth Charter-inspired projects. Register by September 16, 2022.

Date and Time:

Monday, September 26, 2022, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, September 16, 2022, 4:03pm

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Learning

Join us at CWI's NEXT Conference for a unique opportunity to join with like minded educators for a day of deep connection, inspired new learning, and collaboration, focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Culturally Responsive Learning, and the Core Design Principles that drive our work with educators. This NEXT conference will include outstanding teacher led sessions and smaller group opportunities to dialogue and connect around practice.

Date and Time:

Sunday, November 13, 2022, 12:30pm to 3:30pm

Learning

Learn at your own pace a variety of essential quantitative skills in R to be successful in analyzing, presenting, and publishing your research findings.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, January 3, 2023, 9:00am to Sunday, March 26, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Saturday, March 25, 2023, 11:59pm

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An introductory course for students interested in applying GIS as a tool to help answer important questions in the natural sciences, or for those with ArcGIS experience looking to transition to an Open-Source platform.

Date and Time:

Monday, December 5, 2022, 9:00am to Saturday, January 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, December 4, 2022, 11:59pm

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Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at the Missouri Botanical Garden.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at the Wildlife Conservation Society / Bronx Zoo.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program master’s degree combines web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential learning and field study at the Denver Zoo.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 9, 2022, 12:00pm to Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 11:59pm

Learning

This free microlearning course delves into the most important factors to consider when selecting sustainable food products in order to secure a healthy and sustainable food future. Structured into bite-sized modules, learners will find it easy to follow and comprehend.

Learning

Using the unique online alternative format approved by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, this LNT Trainer Course will dive into the 'why' of LNT skills and ethics as well as spend considerable time with techniques for effectively facilitating learning opportunities to share these low impact practices with students of all ages.

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BSCS Science Learning is offering free, online professional learning course our new Invitations to Inquiry with FieldScope lesson materials, which get students working with real-world data from citizen science projects using FieldScope. These lessons are designed to support educators and students in sensemaking using scientific data, making progress toward the NGSS practices of analyzing and interpreting data and constructing explanations.

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The Environmental Education and Leadership online certificate program at Goucher provides graduate level knowledge and training to develop and enhance environmental education and leadership skills for formal and non-formal educators, curators, conservation and environmental program managers, policy-makers, and anyone who wants to gain knowledge and skills to advance or start a career in environmental education.

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Registration is free and there will be plenty of draw prizes for attendees! Workshops are 60 minutes and will take place on Thursdays at 4pm PST / 7pm EST. For those who can’t attend live these will each be recorded and posted on the bottom of our webpage. Following the workshop, participants will receive a link through which they can access a certificate of attendance. If you can’t attend the live workshop you can still request a certificate after you watch the recording.

Learning

Want to teach in a forest or nature-based school? Join us in person for an intensive five-day training experience to become a certified nature-based educator! This five-day, 36-hour course provides in-depth study of best practices in nature-based early childhood education to prepare you for meaningful outdoor learning experiences. We draw from experienced educators with diverse perspectives to help you hone your own approaches to nature-based ECE. Whet

Date and Time:

Monday, June 27, 2022, 9:00am to Friday, July 1, 2022, 4:00pm

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Learn life histories, physiological adaptations to marine life, homing and navigation of sea turtles and so much more from instructor, Dr. Melania C. López-Castro during this 3 week online, learn at your own pace, course with Center for Wildlife Studies.

Date and Time:

Monday, June 6, 2022, 9:00am to Friday, July 1, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, June 5, 2022, 11:59pm

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Gain foundation in the practical skills needed to identify and classify plants in your location of interest and meet the minimum educational requirements for federal and state wildlife biology jobs that require formal education in botany and the related plant sciences by taking this four-week, online, learn at your own pace with instructor, Dr. Katherine Crowley, Center for Wildlife Studies.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 9:00am to Sunday, June 26, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, May 30, 2022, 11:59pm

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Learning
Moderator Endorsed: Global EE

FEE Environmental Journalism (Photography, Writing, Videography) courses are open for registration until Monday, June 20th. Based on the Young Reporters for the Environment four-step methodology, these courses are a great way to learn about how you can use journalism to raise awareness of environmental issues in your community! If you would like to enroll in an Environmental Journalism course, please use the enrollment key: Summer2022!

Date and Time:

Friday, May 20, 2022, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, June 20, 2022, 8:00am

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Learning

This 4-week online course (May 16 - June 12, 2022) is about creating partnerships between environmental education programs and community members who aim to achieve shared goals through stewardship or advocacy.

Date and Time:

Monday, May 16, 2022, 12:00pm to Sunday, June 12, 2022, 12:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, May 16, 2022, 12:00pm

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During this course, students will learn methods for accounting for imperfect detection with species detection/non-detection data and also discuss important study design considerations by instructor, Dr. Darryl MacKenzie.

Date and Time:

Monday, May 2, 2022, 9:00am to Sunday, May 29, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, May 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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Are you interested in building your organization's evaluation capacity? Join us in the upcoming Collective Outcomes Evaluation Online Workshop Series presented by CAEE and Point b(e) Strategies.

Date and Time:

Friday, April 8, 2022, 9:00am

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, April 7, 2022, 5:00pm

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Making Moves is an 8-week, live online course that guides conservation practitioners through the exact steps needed to design a behavior change outreach plan.

Date and Time:

Monday, April 4, 2022, 8:00am to Friday, May 27, 2022, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, March 27, 2022, 11:59pm

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We invite you to join our next 4-week online course--Plastics: Impacts and Action--starting March 14! And share the link with your friends, family, colleagues, and students--anyone who is interested in helping the environment.

Date and Time:

Monday, March 14, 2022, 9:00am to Sunday, April 10, 2022, 9:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, March 14, 2022, 9:00am

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