• Tuesday, January 18, 2022 10:46 AM | Anonymous member

    Registration closes January 26, 2022
    Course dates: January 31 to March 13, 2022

    Registration website: http://www.southeastee.com/jedi101.html

    COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to provide a strong foundation in the language, concepts and principles of equity work.  It is meant to be an introductory course and spark interest in further learning around justice, equity, diversity and inclusion.


    By the end of this course, you will be able to:

    • Develop a strong foundation in language, concepts and principles of equity work

    • Develop an understanding of why JEDI is integral to the relevancy and health of EE

    • Spark interest in further learning/underscore the importance of on-going learning and engagement

    • Inspire grassroots change in organizational cultures by getting more and more people engaged in equity work

  • Sunday, January 09, 2022 1:56 PM | Anonymous member

    Date: February 5, 2022
    Time: 9am - 1pm
    Location: Virtual

    The Everglades Literacy Program is designed to inspire a new generation of conservation stewards by investing in community and school culture.

    During this virtual training, we will explore the Teacher Toolkit, and share sample lessons and activities that are part of the free, standards-aligned curriculum.

    Teachers who attend this training are eligible to receive professional development points from their school districts and free, printed materials to implement the lessons.

    If you have not attended a training in the last 3 years and need a refresher, or know teachers who would be interested, please register for the training below.

    Register here.

    Interested in hosting an Everglades Literacy Teacher Training at your school or district? Click here to request a teacher training. 

  • Sunday, January 09, 2022 1:48 PM | Anonymous member

    Date: March 4-6, 2022

    We would like to invite you and your students to be a part of the Food Future Hack, a virtual invention marathon to bring our youth to the table to source innovative solutions to reduce food waste.  Students from Florida, South Carolina and Oregon will be competing for prizes as they create video submissions of ideas and technology to reduce food waste.  Last year’s submissions can be viewed here.

    It’s easy to involve your students, be a judge or mentor and/or include the event as part of your course.  Register here. We appreciate you sharing this event ( flyer attached) with your students and network. If you have any questions, please contact@foodfuturehack.com.
  • Sunday, January 09, 2022 1:00 PM | Anonymous member
    Are you a current B-WET grantee or potential B-WET grant applicant? Are you interested in incorporating more climate education into your Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences? The NOAA B-WET program has organized a session to help you do just that!

    Session title: Climate Change Education with NOAA B-WET

    Date and time: Wednesday, Jan 12th, 3-4:30pm ET

    For more information and to register, click here

    This informational presentation provided by Frank Niepold from the NOAA Climate Program Office will highlight ways to incorporate climate change education into NOAA B-WET projects, provide examples of current and past grantees that have successfully implemented this topic, and share NOAA resources focused on climate change. The MWEE educational framework can directly foster climate knowledge, skills, and competencies to address climate change and create opportunities to contribute to climate solutions in participants' own communities.

    Event Landing Page: https://events-na3.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/993991110/en/events/event/shared/default_template/event_landing.html?sco-id=4301010132

  • Sunday, January 09, 2022 12:46 PM | Anonymous member

    Date: February 5, 2022
    Time: 9am - 1pm
    Location: Austin Cary Forest, Gainesville
    Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/project-learning-tree-environmental-education-training-registration-214858967957

    Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an award-winning international environmental education program that uses trees as a "window to the world." This training will prepare you to lead activities from the Florida Standards correlated PLT's PreK-8 Environmental Education Activity GuideClick Here to learn more about Project Learning Tree in Florida. 

     This outside training is for anyone interested in learning how to teach youth about the environment. Community volunteers, scout and camp leaders, undergraduate and graduate students; anyone working with or wanting to work with youth/students are welcome!

    • Gain confidence working with youth.
    • Discover how to teach youth about environmental issues with a balanced approach.
    • Become a certified Project Learning Tree Educator building your resume with new abilities and skills.
    • Receive a copy of the PLT PreK-8 Environmental Education Activity Guide containing 96 hands on activities.
    • Meet other nonformal and formal educators, share ideas and network.
    • Have Fun!  

    Saturday, February 5, 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Only $10.00! Thanks to UF School of Forest, Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences

    A continental breakfast is included but feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages. Bring a reusable water bottle. Dress for outdoors , and please wear close-toe shoes.

    Austin Cary Forest, 10625 NE Waldo Rd, Gainesville FL 32609

    It is a 10 minute drive from the entrance of Austin Cary to the Learning Center, please plan your time accordingly.

    Have questions about this training or other PLT trainings? Contact Elise Cassie, FL PLT Assistant Coordinator at ecassie@ufl.edu.

  • Thursday, January 06, 2022 2:51 PM | Anonymous member

    The Marine Discovery Center (MDC) is a 501c-3 environmental non-profit organization with a mission of protecting and restoring Florida’s coastal and Indian River Lagoon ecosystems through education, research, and community stewardship. The Education Coordinator will play an active role in shaping the development, implementation, and growth of field trips, community programs, and camp programs at MDC.


    As a key member of the education team, the Education Coordinator works with the education team to deliver hands-on, feet-wet field trips for K-16 students and adventure camps for children 4-15 years old. The Education Coordinator also assists the Director of Programs with planning and implementing other education and conservation programs/events.  For more information about this position and how to apply click here - https://www.marinediscoverycenter.org/mdc-jobs-and-internships/
  • Thursday, January 06, 2022 2:49 PM | Anonymous member

    The Marine Discovery Center (MDC) is a 501c-3 environmental non-profit organization with a mission of protecting and restoring Florida’s coastal and Indian River Lagoon ecosystems through education, research, and community stewardship. The newly created position of Director of Marketing will play an active role in shaping the future of MDC, the organization and overall brand, the strategic and master plans, and passionately advocate to a variety of stakeholders in support of the mission.


    As a key member of the leadership team, reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Director of Marketing is responsible for planning, implementing, and overseeing all marketing initiatives for the MDC. Working collaboratively with staff, the marketing committee and the Board as needed, the Director of Marketing will provide leadership on all brand development initiatives, create the annual marketing plan, articulate, and promote the public image of the “brand”, support programming, events, and fund development initiatives as well as digital marketing, public relations, and community outreach.  For more information about this position and how to apply click here - https://www.marinediscoverycenter.org/mdc-jobs-and-internships/
  • Wednesday, January 05, 2022 9:17 PM | Anonymous member

    Environmental Educator at Environmental Learning Center, Vero Beach, Florida

    Reports to: Executive Director

    Job Type: Full-time hourly, non-exempt

    40 hours/week, weekends and evenings may be required

    Job Status: Open, actively hiring

    Start Date: Immediate opening

    Overall Responsibilities:

    Responsible for ELC education duties including coordinating, planning and teaching all ELC camps, classes, education group visits and events as well as upkeep of the Discovery Station, related center educational areas and programs, and campus interpretive exhibits/signage.

    For more info visit:


  • Friday, November 05, 2021 12:12 PM | Anonymous member

    Naturalist, Grassy Waters Preserve, West Palm Beach, Florida

    Under limited supervision, plan, develop, and conduct programs to inform public of historical, natural, and scientific features of Grassy Waters Preserves; and performs other related duties and special projects as assigned.
    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Which are not in any hierarchical order)
    1. Leads or arranges for delivery of nature-based educational programs in the field, both onsite and offsite, to children and adults.
    2. Provide supervision of students at all times during the duration of programs.
    3. Assist Program Coordinators with design and development of new Environmental Education Programs for schools and interpretive programs for diverse audiences.
    4. Assists in development of interpretive materials, signage, exhibits and brochures.
    Full Time Salary: 
    $21.45 hourly - Excellent benefits!

    Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Biological or Environmental Conservation, Natural Sciences or related field and one (1) year of experience in environmental education or related field is required, or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

    Closing Date: 11/19/21

    More Information and Link: https://www.wpb.org/government/human-resources/job-opportunities

  • Thursday, November 04, 2021 11:05 AM | Anonymous member

    For the complete list and full descriptions find the ocean jobs page at https://sevenseasmedia.org/. We add 20 to 30 new opportunities per week with 40k views per month!

    We work hard to provide this jobs list and newsletter to you every week for free. If you find your next job from this list, or a new employee, please consider a
     tax-deductible donation as a thank you.

    1. Executive Director, Friends of Casco Bay, South Portland, ME
    Network Director, The Ocean Sewage Alliance (OSA), Remote
    Fishery Management Plan Coordinator 21-013, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, Arlington, VA
    Volunteer Research Assistants, Asociación Costa Rican Alliance for Sea Turtle Conservation & Science (COASTS), Costa Rica
    Integrations Associate, Nautilus Labs, New York & Remote
    Marine Data Adviser- Nature Scot, Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland, Scotland
    Postdoctoral In Hydrodynamic Modelling At The University Of Stirling, Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland, Stirling, Scotland
    Senior Biologist – Spey Fishing Board, Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland, Moray, North-East Scotland
    Protected Species Observer (PSO), A.I.S., Inc. (AIS), Port Arthur, TX
    Coral Resilience & Restoration Researcher, University of Hawai'i, Kaneohe, HI
    Field Researcher 2 – 112768, Scripps Institution Of Oceanography, San Diego, CA
    Fisheries and Wildlife Biological Scientist II, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Punta Gorda, FL
    Fisheries and Wildlife Biological Scientist III, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Webster, FL
    Research Assistant (Vessel Tracking Analysis), Center for Ocean Solutions, Stanford, CA
    Scientific Data Specialist, Ocean Networks Canada, Victoria, BC, Australia
    Internship (Microbiome of Carp Polyculture Systems), WorldFish, Bayan Lepas, Malaysia
    Environmental Scientist, ZP-0401-3 (Direct Hire), NOAA, Charleston, SC
    Fisheries Technician 1- CWT Recovery Surveys, Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, Lodi, CA
    Marine Biologist, A.I.S., Inc. (AIS), Boston, MA
    Field Research Engineer, Aquabyte, Bergen, Norway
    Fish and Wildlife Biologist 3 (Shellfish Biologist), Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, Port Townsend, WA
    Marine Scientist, Oceana, Washington, DC
    Junior or Assistant Specialist, Benioff Ocean Initiative, Santa Barbara, CA
    Marine Educator and Public Program Coordinator, UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant, Savannah, GA

Founded in 1983, the League of Environmental Educators in Florida is the professional association for individuals and organizations dedicated to the cause of environmental education in Florida. We are the state affiliate for North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), an organization that brings together those interested in the study and enjoyment of our natural world and one that has promoted excellence in environmental education throughout North America and the world for over four decades.  

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