Sargent Center – Hancock, NH

Saturday March 25, 2017, 8:30-4:30

Sargent Center – Hancock, NH

Stand Up for Environmental Education!

As environmental education providers, it’s our responsibility to stand up and support our field. Come together at the New Hampshire Environmental Educators Spring 2017 conference to rejuvenate, laugh, learn, and connect. Register now or read more...

Concurrent sessions will be offered in the following strands:

  • Stand up for advocacy!
    workshops that help participants understand how to advocate for greater access to EE programming at the local, state, and/or national level
  • Stand up for the power of nature!
    workshops that get participants outside to enhance their outdoor education skills
  • Stand up for interdisciplinary learning!
    workshops that teach participants to weave environmental topics into the curriculum

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Keynote Address: “Stand Up! with Pete Dominick”

Our keynote speaker, comedian Pete Dominick of "Stand Up! with Pete Dominick" will have you laughing while he highlights the importance of working with kids on behalf of the environment. 

Pete is the host of “Stand Up with Pete Dominick” on SiriusXM’s Insight Channel, which he created, developed, and launched in 2015. He previously developed and hosted “What the Week” on CNN, where he was a daily contributor to “John King, USA” and “Unsolicited Advice” during the 2012 presidential campaign. Dominick became the audience warm up comic on Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” for six years after he was hired by “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” He began his career as a stand-up comic, which he still tours the country doing. Pete is a regular commentator  for CNN, HLN, FOX, and MSNBC.

 

Conference Schedule

  • 8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration, Coffee & Refreshments, Networking, Silent Auction, Raffle, Exhibits

  • 9:00-9:20 a.m. Welcome, NH Environmental Educator of the Year Award

  • 9:30-10:30 a.m. Concurrent Workshop Session A

  • 10:30-10:45 a.m. Break, Networking, Silent Auction, Raffle, Exhibits

  • 10:45-12:00 p.m. Concurrent Workshop Session B

  • 12:00-12:45 p.m. Lunch, Networking, Silent Auction, Raffle, Exhibits 

  • 12:45-1:00 p.m. Annual Meeting

  • 1:00-2:00 p.m. Keynote Address by Comedian Pete Dominick

  • 2:10-2:50 p.m. Outdoor activities

  • 3:00 p.m. Silent Auction Closes

  • 3:00-4:00 p.m. Concurrent Workshop Session C

  • 4:10-4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks, Raffle Winner Drawn, Silent Auction Check-out

More information, including concurrent workshop descriptions can be found in our program guide. 

Don't forget to nominate an educator for NHEE's Environmental Educator of the Year award!  
The award ceremony also takes place at the conference along with our annual meeting.  Fill out a nomination form here!

Click here to register.

A HUGE thank you to our sponsors:  

Antioch University of New England

Stonyfield Organic