The 2018 Earth Educators' Rendezvous is Here!published Jul 13, 2018 2:41pm
See You at the Earth Educators' Rendezvous!
We are very excited about the 2018 Earth Educators' Rendezvous taking place July 16-20. If you're attending this year, we can't wait to see you in Lawrence! Be sure to familiarize yourself with the program of sessions. The week is filled with top-notch workshops, posters, and presentations showcasing the incredible breadth and depth of geoscience education knowledge in this community. There are also evening activities each night of the conference, such as a special behind-the-scenes tour of the University of Kansas Natural History Museum on Tuesday, an LGBTQ+Allies Meet-up on Wednesday evening, and other varied cultural opportunities throughout the week.
Follow EER Action on Social Media
Even if you're missing this year's Rendezvous, you can still follow some of the action on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter by searching the hashtag #EarthER18. Participants, use this hashtag to share your experiences with others.
Whether you are attending this year's conference or not, you can already start planning for the fifth annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous in 2019! Next year's Rendezvous location and dates will be announced soon. Sign up to receive Rendezvous notifications to stay in the loop!
Earth Educators' Rendezvous Challenge
NAGT is excited to announce that we have received $4000 in pledges for the first ever NAGT Challenge. This Challenge will raise funds for travel stipends to the 2019 Earth Educators' Rendezvous. In order to 'unlock' these pledged funds, we must fundraise an additional $4,000 for a dollar-to-dollar match. If we are successful, we will have $8,000 to provide travel stipends to help participants attend next year's Rendezvous. Give now through your NAGT Membership account and select the Professional Development Fund. Every donation helps along the way to matching these pledged funds!