Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

October 2019

Webinar | Transforming School Food Systems

October 28, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC-4
GSNN Online

Many solutions exist to address the shift from cheap, precooked hamburger patties and chicken nuggets that have been the staple of school lunch programs for too long. This webinar will highlight two school districts that have taken on major reform efforts to make their school lunches healthier and in-line with the efforts needed for a more sustainable future. Encinitas Union School District will discuss their Health and Wellness Program and Farm Lab, where students learn how farm to school works…

Find out more »

February 2020

Webinar | Embedding SEL in School Climate and Culture

February 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
GSNN Online

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is recognized as a critical component of student learning, fostering skills and dispositions in students that are critical for their success in navigating an increasingly complex and ever-changing world. This webinar will feature two New Mexico schools that are actively deepening their SEL practice and tracking impact. Zuni Middle School in Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico will discuss how they are combining SEL development with A:shiwi Core Values to further traditional Indigenous culture. Vista Grande High…

Find out more »

March 2020

Sustainability & Social Justice in K-12 Schools | GSNN @ SXSW2020

March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
SXSW Austin, Texas United States

Creating a culture of sustainability can instill joy and optimism at all levels in a K-12 school district. A commitment to sustainability from leadership can save costs and reduce ecological impacts; and enhance social, emotional, and physical health of all who work, learn and play in our schools. However, the potential impact on social justice is often overlooked. Join us to explore the benefits and barriers to implementing a framework at the intersection of leadership, environment and equity. Speakers BRIDGITTE…

Find out more »

Sustainability Leadership: A Road Map for Driving Innovation Through the Triple Bottom Line

March 30 @ 9:00 am - March 31 @ 12:00 pm EDT
Old Donation School, 4633 Honeygrove Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23455 United States
+ Google Map

To all our registered attendees, we want to thank you for your patience as we have monitored the ever-evolving situation and tried to make the best decision in the interest of all of our stakeholders.  Some of you have already contacted me with your concerns.  Others of you have kept me aware of the changing landscape in your schools and school districts.  Thank you.    With that information, GSNN and Virginia Beach City Public Schools have decided that it is…

Find out more »

April 2020

Webinar | Best of the Best: GSNN Curated Virtual Resources for You and Your Students

April 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
GSNN Online

Best of the Best! Designed for preK-12 educators, this interactive, 60-minute webinar highlights "best of the best" resources and curriculum that GSNN and its collaborators have curated for virtual and at-home learning.

Find out more »

May 2020

Webinar | Preparing Students for Green Careers

May 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
GSNN Online

Growth in careers within environmental and sustainability fields is expected to trend upward for the foreseeable future. It’s vital that educators prepare students to be leaders and innovators in these fields by equipping them with the skills needed to ideate, design, adapt, take risks, learn from mistakes, and collaborate with others. This webinar will feature a school and a school district that are giving students opportunities to hone these skills. Common Ground High School in Connecticut will offer insights into…

Find out more »

Webinar | Future Thinking PD Opportunities for Sustainability-Minded Teachers

May 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT
GSNN Online

Looking for opportunities to deepen your understanding of education for sustainability? This webinar is for you! Presenters from Green Schools National Network, Center for Green Schools at USGBC, Envirolution, and The Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education will provide an overview of professional development approaches, virtual resources, and upcoming workshops that are designed for future thinking K-12 educators who want to bring sustainability education to life in their classrooms.

Find out more »

June 2020

Virtual PD Workshop: We All Live in a Watershed

June 17 - June 19
GSNN Online

June 17 – 19, 2020 |12:00 – 4:00pm ET Middle School EducatorsFocused Topic: Watersheds This virtual PD workshop for middle school teachers explores the central role that water plays in all life. Over the course of three, four-hour sessions, attendees will take part in synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences that demonstrate how “We All Live in a Watershed!”, connecting backyards, schoolyards, and communities. These learning experiences were designed using a rubric for place-, project-, and problem-based learning and leverage real-time, online…

Find out more »

Virtual PD Workshop: Pollinators All Around Us!

June 24 - June 26
GSNN Online

  June 24 – 26, 2020 | 12:00 – 4:00pm ET Elementary School EducatorsFocused Topic: Pollinators This virtual PD session for elementary school teachers explores the diversity of pollinators that can be found in backyards, schoolyards, and parks. Over the course of three, four-hour sessions, attendees will learn how to translate their students’ observations into burning questions that will help them understand the importance of pollinators in an ecosystem and in our food system. These learning experiences were designed using…

Find out more »

July 2020

Virtual PD Workshop: Addressing Environmental Justice for a Sustainable Future

July 15 - July 17
GSNN Online

Walk away with the beginning design for a compelling project that you can use when school is back in session July 15 - 17, 2020 | 12:00 - 4:00pm ET High School EducatorsFocused Topic: Environmental Justice  This virtual PD workshop for high school teachers explores the implications of environmental pollution on our communities. Over the course of three, four-hour sessions, attendees will use the book, A Terrible Thing to Waste by Harriet Washington, as the anchor for a set of…

Find out more »
+ Export Events