Category Archives: Education

VEEN March Newsletter: New VEEN Team Member, Member Mondays Social Media Campaign, and a Call for Nominations

Join us in welcoming our new VEEN Team Member!We want to introduce our new Communications, Membership, and Events Consultant, Sarah Hooghuis (she/they). Sarah brings six years of experience as an environmental educator and a strong background in communications and outreach to this position. You may recognize them from previous roles held at Audubon Vermont, Shelburne Farms, […]

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UVM TRIO Summer Staff Recruitment

UVM TRIO UPWARD BOUND2022 Summer Staff Recruitment Good afternoon, I am the Program Director of UVM TRIO Upward Bound, a federally-funded education program that serves limited-income high school students who would be first-generation college students. We run a 6-week academic summer program that helps these students (9th – 12th graders) improve their college readiness skills. Since our Upward […]

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Shelburne Farms’ Summer Professional Learning Enrolling Now

If you’re ready to hit the reset button, we invite you to join us for professional learning this summer. Amidst another challenging year, we’re thrilled to offer opportunities to recharge, form community, and reinvigorate your teaching practice – and, public health recommendations allowing, we’ll be learning in person with you on Shelburne Farms’ beautiful campus once […]

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News and Events from Shelburne Farms

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Farm Store Looking Back on 2021 in Photos. This past year, Shelburne Farms navigated the ongoing disruption of Covid to emerge a stronger, more resilient nonprofit organization. We are grateful to all of you who have championed our work through another challenging year. Thanks to your support we can share and steward our […]

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Community Sailing Center is hiring

ALL HANDS ON DECK!Do you enjoy creating new educational experiences for children and adults? Are you a fellow Lake Lover who shares our passion for water recreation? The Community Sailing Center is actively hiring for our full-time positions of Program Director and Program Manager and we need all hands on deck! The Program Director leads a team of bright […]

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Institute Applications Open: Strengthen Farm to School in Your School Community

A unique, year-long professional learning opportunity for select school, early childhood & district teams from New England & New York. Whether you’re a long-time farm to school advocate or looking to begin integrating food, farm, and nutrition programs into your school community, you’re invited to form a team and apply. The Institute kicks off at Shelburne Farms with […]

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Eco-Reps Pilot Sustainability Micro-Endorsement

This year, the Center for Service and Sustainability, the Leahy Center, and the SMART Space launched a pilot of Micro-Endorsements, a new opportunity for Champlain undergraduate students.  Micro-Endorsements are a credential to demonstrate a particular skill set to be highlighted on a student’s digital resume or LinkedIn profile. As a non-credit-bearing credential, Micro-Endorsements are a […]

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News & Events from Shelburne Farms: Sugarbush Exploration, Spring Lambing & Shifts at the Market Garden

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Gather • Farm Store You and your students can be changemakers! Shelburne Farms professional learning programs prepare PK-12 educators to facilitate learning experiences for students with a lens of sustainability. All of our programs support you in educating for a more healthy and just future. Learn more about our upcoming programs. Discover Maple Sugaring at the […]

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VT Education & Environment Network’s April Newsletter

Happy Spring! With the Equinox passed, and sugaring season at a wrap in most places, we are in the height of mud season, known to trap unsuspecting boots and cars in puddles. We are seeing Vermont organizations remain resilient, offering gtreat programming in virtual spaces in-person programming to virtual spaces, and person educators continuing to […]

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