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2018 Missouri Green Schools
and Environmental Education Conference

November 2-3

Jefferson Middle School - Columbia

Theme and Keynote

Location

Submit a Proposal

Timeline & Schedule

Registration
Online or by Mail

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Session Descriptions
What can you expect?

 

MEEA Meeting
Plans for 2019

 

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Theme - Taking Learning Outdoors

 

Keynote - Coming Soon

 

 

Location - Jefferson Middle School, Columbia

Jefferson Middle School - the Cyclones - has generously offered to donate meeting space for our 2018 Conference. Learn more about Jefferson Middle School

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JMS location map

 

Submit a Proposal

(Note about registration fees: Hands-on presenters will pay a discounted fee. Youth presenters under 18 will receive free registration. All other presenters will pay the regular or retiree/student registration fee.)

Submit your proposal online after reviewing the required information below

Download a proposal document for planning purposes. All proposals must be submitted online.

CONTACT INFORMATION

PROPOSAL FORMAT AND STRAND

Preferred Format (pick one)

Alternative Format (same list as above, pick one)

Strand (pick one)

PROPOSAL PARTICULARS (this information will be used to evaluate the proposal)

Connections - For PreK-5 and 6-12 Curriculum Strands, list Environmental Connections e.g. water quality. For the Nuts and Bolts Strand, list Nuts and Bolts Connections e.g. grant writing. List at least one and no more than five.

Missouri Learning Standards - For PreK-5 and 6-12 Curriculum Strands, list at least one and no more than five Missouri Learning Standards. At least one must be a science standard. Use the MLS Code e.g. LS1.B.2. If you are doing the Nuts and Bolts strand, put NA.

Activities - For the Hands-on formats, list at least two and no more than five hands-on activities that will be covered. If you are not doing a Hands-on format, put NA.

Session Outline - For the Hands-on formats, describe in 150 to 200 words how you will use the 75 minutes from the beginning to the end. Include your hands-on activities and time allotted for program planning. This information will be on the conference website. If you are not doing a Hands-on format, put NA.

Resources - For all formats, what printed, online, or material resources do you plan to provide to attendees? (there are typically 5-25 attendees in any given session)

Learning Goal - For all formats, what will people know, understand and/or be able to do after attending your presentation?

Presentation Needs - For the Hands-on formats, list all needs for the presentation - visual, audio, outdoor access, water, electricity, etc. If you are not doing a Hands-on format, put NA.

PROPOSAL DESCRIPTION FOR THE PRINTED PROGRAM

Title - Use ten words or less.

Session Presenters - List presenters followed by their affiliations. If all are affiliated with the same institution, put that last. If any presenters are youth 12-23, put an asterisk after their names.

Session Description - Use 35 words or less.

Keywords - Use any combination of connections, MLS, or what people should know, understand, and/or be able to do that you provided elsewhere on this form. Use seven words or less.

Submission Deadlines

 

2018 Timeline

Hands-on Presentations and Bright Spots Deadline - August 4

Registration Opens - August 10

Poster and Table Talk Deadline - October 1

Early Bird Registration Deadline - October 10

Pre-Conference Field Trip and Social - November 2

Registration Closes - November 3 10:00 am

Conference - November 3

 

Schedule

Friday November 2

 

Friday Workshop

 

 

Friday Night Social

 

 

Saturday November 3 Conference (proposed - may change)

 

Room 1

PreK-5

Room 2

6-12

Room 3

Nuts & Bolts

Room 4

MEEA Sessions

7:00 Registration and Check-in
7:45 Welcome
8:00        
9:15
Break
9:30        
10:45
Break
11:00
Keynote
11:30
Awards & Announcements
Noon
Lunch
12:45      
2:00
Break
2:15
Bright Spots (there may be more than one strand)
3:00
Table Talks
3:45
MEEA Meeting (with snacks)

 

 

Session Descriptions

Check out the sessions here (coming)

 

Registration (opens August 10)

Early Bird Deadline - October 1, 2018

There are 3 ways to register and pay for the conference

    1. Online Registration- You will need a credit card to register online.
    2. By Mail - Download the pdf, fill it in and mail it with a check to the address provided on the pdf.
    3. Request an Invoice - Download a pdf, fill it in, check the box requesting an invoice and fill in the required information and mail it to the address provided on the pdf.

 

MEEA Meeting

The MEEA membership meeting will commence promptly at 3:45.

Agenda

  1. Report on 2018 Activites
  2. Financial Report
  3. Nominations for board positions
  4. Plans for 2019

 

 

 

Sponsors (see donor levels here)

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