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Education Summit

The goal of this summit is
to empower educators
and students
to build resilience
in their communities.


Day 3 Agenda: Education Summit (Part I)

Day 3 Agenda: Education Summit (Part II)



Keynote Speaker: Bill McKibben


Bill McKibben is a founder of the grassroots climate campaign and the Schumann Distinguished Professor in Residence at Middlebury College in Vermont. He is a 2014 recipient of the Right Livelihood Prize, sometimes called the ‘alternative Nobel.’ He has written a dozen books about the environment, including his first, The End of Nature, published 25 years ago, and his most recent, Oil and Honey.


Sampling of the Summit

Opening Panel: How can we build community resilience through education?

Informational Sessions

Track I: How can your school contribute to community resilience?

Track II: How can we educate in our local communities to build resilience?

Professional Training Workshops

Collaborative Activity: How Can We Make Change?

Climate Change Education Field Trip

Participant Forum: What’s Next?

Advisory Committee

Education Summit
News & Resources
Verification of six hours of professional development will be available for educators who would like it
Advancing Climate Change Environmental Education: Resources and Suggestions
Climate Change Digital Media Literacy Kit
Gary’s Corner
Additional Resources
2016 Updated Book List
What are youth leaders around the world doing about climate change?Find out here!


For more information, contact:
Susan Jane Gentile, Department of Environmental Studies,
Antioch University New England


In collaboration with the
US Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development


Sponsored By


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