2014 GEOEC Awards

The submission deadline for the 2014 GEOEC awards has been extended to February 28th 2014. For more information please visit our Awards and Competitions page.

Picture Books for Peace: 12 of our Favourite Picture Books

On behalf of the University of Alberta’s Centre for Research for Teacher Education and Development (CRTED) and the Mahatma Gandhi Foundation for World Peace, we would like to invite you to check out our new book blog! The weekly series, entitled “Picture Books for Peace: Twelve of Our Favourite Picture Books,” will feature several of the books we have used (and still use!) in our work to build peaceful communities.

 Check it out here: 

http://www.elementaryed.ualberta.ca/Centres/CRTED/CRTEDResources/Picture%20Books%20for%20Peace.aspx

We hope you enjoy!

Kirstie Blackmore

2014 Conference Registration Is Now Open!

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Kick-Start the School Year

Let’s kick-start the rest of the school year to make change!

CAWST Youth Wavemakers would like to invite inspiring educators and a team of students (grades 7-12) to join us at our 9th Annual Youth Summit at the Telus Spark Science Centre

- Engage students to take action
- Receive a $500 grant to complete a water action project throughout the school year.
- Showcase your action project at CAWST’s World Water Day celebration March 2014

Educate, Engage, Empower

Register Now!

http://wavemakers.cawst.org/index.php/get-involved-2/upcoming-events/details/13-the-9th-annual-cawst-wavemakers-youth-summit

A second one for k-12 schools

Take Action! Submit Your Proposal by Nov. 15!!

It’s Time to Take Action!

Submit your water action proposal by Nov. 15 and Wavemakers can support you in making a positive impact!

http://wavemakers.cawst.org/index.php/action-projects/apply-for-grant