Professional Development Opportunities

Scholarships for Professional Development

RIEEA is pleased to announce a scholarship fund for formal, informal and pre-service educators to participate in professional development opportunities that are related to environmental education. Please click here to learn more.

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NEEEA Conference – Nov 4-6

This year, the New England Environmental Education Alliance will hold its Annual Conference at Wisdom House, a country retreat and conference center in Litchfield, Connecticut, on November 4-6, 2016. The theme is Now Is The Time: Mindful Action Towards […]

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Roundtable Potluck – Oct 26

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 6:00-8:00pm Save The Bay, 100 Save The Bay Drive, Providence Join us for a wonderful evening of conversation, networking, good food, and more! Everyone is welcome. Our first Roundtable Potluck in March […]

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Teachers on the Estuary

Friday, August 15 to Monday, August 18, 2016 Narragansett Bay Research Reserve, Prudence Island FEE: None The Narragansett Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is hosting a Teachers on the Estuary (TOTE) workshop on Prudence Island. This […]

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Building(s) for Climate Change Solutions – Mar 16

Join us for a one-of-a-kind, think-outside-the-box, hands-on event open to designers, builders, facilities managers, educators, students, and other thinkers interested in whole school community approaches to climate change mitigation. Date: Wednesday, March 16 Time: 9am-3pm Location: Save The […]

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School Garden 101 Conference

Event will launch initiative to create gardens in every Providence school Teachers, informal educators and school administrators are encouraged to attend the School Garden 101 Conference sponsored by the University of Rhode Island’s Extension Outreach […]

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Outdoor Classroom Design Workshop – Nov 12

Join us for a FREE Design Workshop with Down City Design and make your dream outdoor classroom a reality!                  Learn the basics of the design process and how to […]

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Project WET Workshop

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 9:45am-6:30pm (Note that the length of the workshop includes the ferry travel time to and from Bristol/Prudence Island (9:45-10:15am and 6:00-6:30pm.) Narragansett Bay Research Reserve Cost: Free (Registrants will have to pay for their ferry ticket, about $7 round […]

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Networking Event at b. good – July 28

Bring your family and friends from 6-8pm to enjoy some delicious, nutritious, locally-sourced food and support RIEEA while you’re at it! This event is open to anyone and everyone. Come meet the board members and learn […]

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Project WILD workshop – May 15

Wednesday, May 15, 2015 9:30 am – 1:00 pm Audubon Environmental Education Center, Bristol Fee: $10.00/person At this lively and engaging professional workshop, participants are introduced to Project WILD materials, activities, and strategies. Through hands-on […]

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