November 1-3, 2013
Hosted by the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association, the 2013 NEEEA conference will be held together with the Sustainable Schools Summit. The joint NEEEA Conference and Sustainable Schools Summit will create connections across environmental and educational fields, increasing the ability of students, citizens, and our environment to sustain and thrive in the 21st century. This regional conference will provide a unique opportunity for cross-sector networking and collaboration to increase environmental literacy and help create and maintain effective, safe and healthy green schools throughout New England.
Saturday, November 2
High-Adventure Science—Free Simulations Exploring Earth’s Systems and Sustainability
3:00 – 4:30p.m.
Explore free, classroom-tested secondary school curricula on climate change science, water sustainability, air pollution, and hydraulic fracking while exploring uncertainty as part of scientific argumentation.