ICPP22-157 Learn About Alberta Envirothon
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Learn About Alberta Envirothon
Presented by: Jenn McGuinness
Tuesday, December 07, 2021 | 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Session Location:
Online Your Computer, Online, AB GET DIRECTIONS
About the Session:

Are you a high school social studies, science or outdoor ed teacher? Are you looking for an interactive, competitive, and hands-on learning experience for your students? Then you should check out the provincial ENVIROTHON event - a team based, academic, environmental education competition. Lakeland College is hosting the Alberta chapter of Envirothon, on campus, in May 2022, with the theme of "Waste to Resources". If you'd like to learn more about what's involved and to how to register and support a student team, please join us for this virtual info session. Jenn McGuinness, Environmental Science instructor at Lakeland College, and Envirothon Board member, will give details about what the 3-day event involves, how to recruit and help prepare a team, and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to seeing you there!

Please note: Early Deadline for registering a team in the Envirothon is December 31, 2021.

This learning opportunity is being offered through a grant from Alberta Education.

About the Presenter(s):
Jenn McGuinness

Growing up in Calgary, Jenn wanted to be a parks ecologist. She pursued an undergraduate degree in bilingual Environmental Sciences at the U of A, and holds a Master in Forestry (MF) also from the U of A. Jenn also holds a Masters in Forest Science and Management from the Swedish University of Agriculture. Jenn has taught at Lakeland College for 5 years, mostly in the area of ecology. She also coaches rowing!

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee:


Registration Deadline:

December 08, 2021


Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics Teachers Grades 7 - 12

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