Monthly Archives: March 2013

Seeking High-school Respondents for State Parks Careers Survye

UW-Stevens Point professor Kristin Floress is seeking help from high school teachers and their students to complete a survey for her research in collaboration with Wisconsin State Parks.  The letter below describes more about the research, which will help to … Continue reading

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Lake Superior Youth Symposium

This event looks like a great opportunity for students and teachers to connect with the Great Lakes and each other.  Check out this press release and the Lake Superior Youth Symposium website for more information! Press release from the website: … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Schools Nominated for National Green Ribbon Award

Four Wisconsin schools have recently been nominated for the U.S. Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools award.  The nomination was made by State Superintendent Tony Evers several weeks ago, and included Jefferson Elementary-Fox River Academy in the Appleton Area School … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Master Naturalist Program Launches

Beginning this month, Wisconsin will officially have a volunteer Master Naturalist Program.  Wisconsin Master Naturalists (WIMN) will provide service in the areas of education & interpretation, stewardship, and citizen science.  The training is ofered to anyone interested in natural resources … Continue reading

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Universities Going Green

Hi folks! Here is a neat “infographic” that was recently shared with us from master-of-education.org.  The direct link to the infographic: http://www.master-of-education.org/sustainability/    

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