The 2020 Kentucky Association for Environmental Education Annual Conference will be held Sept. 17-19 at Jenny Wiley State Park. This year's theme is "Community Engagement: Building Sustainable Communities through the Power of Environmental Education."
Conference strands for 2020 include Education (EE Curriculum Programs, K-12 Education, Adult & Family Education, STEM, Green & Health Schools, etc.), Partnerships & Innovation (Community Partnerships, New & Innovative Projects, etc.), Civic Action (Community Service Projects, Service Learning, Green Schools Community Projects, etc.), and Capacity Building (Outreach, Fundraising, Communications, Messaging, Branding, Technology, etc.).
Registration for the 2020 Conference will open in July.
Call for Proposals
The call for proposals is now open! To submit a proposal, complete the form here. In your proposal, please explain how you will engage participants and what they can hope to gain from this professional development opportunity. Be sure to address the following: *What materials will you provide to participants? *How does the session relate to the conference strand? *What are the anticipated outcomes participants can expect from their participation in this session? Please note that this is a competitive request for proposals, and not all proposals can or will be accepted.
KAEE Excellence in Environmental Education Awards
The KAEE Excellence Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals, organizations, agencies, community efforts, schools, and businesses in the field of EE. The nominee must have an earnest involvement in the field of EE, and have made and continues to make significant contributions to EE in Kentucky. Awards are presented at the KAEE Annual Conference each year. Check back in early 2020 for awards descriptions and the invitation to nominate the newest round of EE all-stars.