The Internet and Environmental Studies (sampler)
The United Nations maintains a list of conventions, workshops, seminars and training programmes on environmental education. For each event, an overview and links for more information are provided. See what environmental education looks like outside the U.S.
The Lawrence Hall of Science in Berkeley is holding an interdisciplinary workshop on the interaction between human life and the environment.
DESTINY,developed at the University of North Carolina, is a traveling science learning program. It is housed in a recreational vehicle, thereby able to use local samples, and is seriously inter-disciplinary in nature.
While the van rarely travels outside the state, look at the program, because it would serve as a model for other curricula. Professional collaboration is emphasized and easy to do, as the program travels to schools with experimental material.
CIESIN training tackles both Internet skills and the environment.
Other Areas To Check Out...
• Animals: Conservation
• Creating Digital Libraries
• Integrated Studies: Math (sampler)
• International Data Sources Sampler
• Linking Environment and Physics
• Major US and North American Federal Organizations: Environment
• National Initiatives: School Exemplars
• Social Studies Education
• Team Contests