SEDI Educational Outreach Center
The SEDI Educational Outreach Center manages NAU internships and outreach; FUSD and public school outreach; and the Teacher Awards for Sustainability Curriculum. Through these efforts, SEDI enhance partnerships with educational institutions in the region and develops programs that bring them together with businesses to foster sustainability programs and educational opportunities, including placing interns within SEDI.
The SEDI Sustainability Education team is facilitating the collaborations between school systems, the colleges and universities, environmental educators, nonprofits, businesses and communities to bring a sustainability framework and systems thinki
The Sustainable Economic Development Initiative (SEDI) of Northern Arizona recognized four teachers with a “Teacher Award for Sustainable Curriculum” and no-strings-attached checks for $2,500 at an awards ceremony on May 1 at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff.
The Sustainable Economic Development Initiative (SEDI) of Northern Arizona recognized four award winners and eight runner-up winners who received a total of $18,000 in cash awards from citizen donors who support education, the largest single award for excellence in education in Arizona.
The 2014 SEDI Teacher Awards for Sustainability Curriculum (TASC) will be granted to teachers or groups of teachers, pre-K through 12, for the development and implementation of lessons, units or projects that reflect and reinforce the principles of sustainability for the 21st century. The contest period is the 2013/2014 school year.Up to four prizes of $2,500 each will be awarded.
The awards will be given out in a special event also recognizing the Coconino County Teacher of the Year and the STEM Teacher of the Year. For more information about the event and the Coconino County Teacher of the Year award please see http://ccesa.az.gov/resources-for-schools/
Arizona Higher Education Sustainability Conference || Monday, March 24, 2014 – Tuesday, March 25, 2014