2018 West Slope EE Conference

EXPLORING THE SYSTEMS OF EE

October 5, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Steamboat Springs


Join environmental education (EE) providers and supporters from agencies, nonprofits, schools, and environmental, nature, and conservation fields to network, share ideas, and find inspiration from innovative EE leaders.  

In environmental education, we teach about systems all the time. We teach about natural systems, human systems and how those systems interact. But how often do we think about the systems that shape how we teach? Knowing how to “see” and uncover systems helps us to ask great questions about why we do the things we do, and how we can continue to improve. Join us to explore environmental education through a lens of systems thinking.

TENTATIVE AGENDA:

9:30 - 10:00 a.m. - Welcome and Introductions

10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Making EE Systems Maps

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Lunch (provided)

12:00 - 12:45 p.m. - Concurrent Session Round 1 (Sessions TBD)

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. - Concurrent Session Round 2 (Sessions TBD)

2:00 - 2:45 p.m. - Concurrent Session Round 3 (Sessions TBD)

3:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Wrap-Up

 

COST:

$50 members
$60 non-members

Note: Price increases after September 15, 2018

 

LODGING OPTIONS:

Hotels

Rabbit Ears Motel

10% Discount. The Rabbit Ears Motel is located right in downtown Steamboat and makes walking or biking anywhere an easy task.  The rates before the discount are $89 for a single and $119 for a double. When you book, mention you will be in town for the CAEE Conference and Dana will provide you with the 10% discount.

Holiday Inn 

 

Camping

Camping options are available but all are futher out from town. They include:

  • Steamboat Springs KOA (closest)
  • Strawberry Park Hot Springs (most unique)

The rest of the options are outside of town (between 25-60 minutes). A full list is on the Chamber website: https://www.steamboatchamber.com/events-activities/activities/camping , but here are a few of the easiest options for folks coming out of town:

  • Several options on Rabbit Ears Pass (campgrounds and dispersed camping areas)
  • Stagecoach Lake State Park
  • Steamboat Lake State Park
  • Pearl Lake State Park

 

 

October 5th, 2018 9:30 AM   through   3:30 PM
Bud Werner Memorial Library
1289 Lincoln Ave
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
United States
CAEE Member $ 50.00
Non-Member $ 60.00
Student $ 25.00

CAEE works to ensure everyone in Colorado has an opportunity to learn about the environment where they live. We value inclusiveness and welcome everyone to the field of environmental education.

PLEASE NOTE NEW ADDRESS: 
1536 Wynkoop St, Suite 314, Denver, CO 80202
phone: 303-273-9527
Contact Us