2023 Statewide Conference for Environmental & Outdoor Education

1 Units
La Honda
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for AEOE Participants Only 

The 2023 statewide conference is held over a weekend for learning, networking, and fun in the redwoods! The conference runs Friday evening through Sunday lunch and includes 50+ workshops, a keynote speaker, an awards ceremony, resource fair, certification program candidate presentations, live and silent auction, evening entertainment, and more. Lodging and meals are offered onsite.

The workshop theme is "Educating for Change" and the strands include:

• Building Blocks for Change – Lessons, activities, and teaching techniques to engage students in environmental literacy in the field and in the classroom

• Educating for IDEAL Change – How to advance IDEAL (Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Liberation) principles within all levels of the field

• Educating for Climate Change – Raising awareness and inspiring action for individual and community resilience in response to a changing climate

• Leading for Change – Opportunities and techniques for staff, peers, and/or students to develop leadership skills

More information can be found at aeoe.org/conference-2023

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for educators in formal and informal settings who teach in and about the environment.

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What You Will Learn

  • Broaden your network of professions across the state
  • Access resources, instructional methods, strategies, and techniques
  • Gain an increased understanding of EE providers in California


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

Advance Faster

Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.