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GEOEC Conference Mission Statement

To professionally educate and share resources within the field of global, environmental and outdoor education

Global, Environmental & Outdoor Education Council (GEOEC) teamed up with ...

University of Alberta International Global Education Program

to present:

Diversity is ... Creating a Culture of Change: Social Justice & The Classroom
A Global Education Symposium presented in conjunction with International Week at the University of Alberta
January 31st - February 2nd, 2013
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

... and it was a great success! Warm thanks to our keynote speaker Sheryl WuDunn, our accomplished presenters and our enthusiastic participants. These fine organizations and individuals helped to make the event possible:

  • Alberta Teachers' Association
  • Boston Pizza Spruce Grove
  • Beer Shak Spruce Grove
  • Maggie David Flowers Spruce Grove
  • Dr. Carla Peck University of Alberta
  • Kathy Worobec
  • Breanne Oakie-Carriere
  • Kevin Majeau
  • Joe and Janice Scalzo


Earth Matters

a conference to develop communities of practice in environmental education
April 25-27, 2013
Radisson Hotel, Canmore
with Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods

Whether you are a K-12 teacher, an agency professional, a university student, or a member of another environmental education stakeholder group we'll provide you with many opportunities to learn, share, celebrate, and develop a community of practice that will support you in your work post-conference - because the 'Earth Matters'!

There are a limited number of early bird registrations available - register now to receive the discounted rate of $250, which includes the meal package. To find out more, to propose a conference workshop, and to register, please visit the link below. We can answer your questions at conference@abcee.org or 403-277-7377.


Call for Proposals
We are now looking for workshop proposals for this conference. Do you have a program or project you would like to share? Submit your proposal today. Click here to learn more. Deadline: November 23, 2012.

GEOEC 2014 Conference

We're already looking ahead to the GEOEC's 2014 conference and we'd like you to be involved. Consider becoming part of the 2014 conference planning committee - there are a variety of roles, big and small, to be filled. Please contact us at conference@geoec.org for more information.