Sustainability Education Summit

Welcome to the 2019 Sustainability Education Summit!

The 2019 Sustainability Education Summit is a cutting-edge online, video-based Summit that will virtually connect the University of Minnesota campuses to share innovations in Sustainability Education. It will take place at 12-3pm on February 1st, 2019 both in-person and streamed online. Please read on to register and learn more!

When and Where?

The Sustainability Education 2019 Summit will be taking place with in-person events held simultaneously on University of Minnesota Campuses as well as streamed online on February 1st, 2019 from 12-3pm Central Time. Please Register to attend to join us either in-person or online.
In-person event locations:

  • Twin Cities: Learning and Environmental Sciences (LES) Building Room 380, University of Minnesota Saint Paul Campus. How to get to LES
  • Crookston: Location TBA
  • Morris: Location TBA
  • Duluth: Location TBA
  • Join us online on our Youtube live stream, which will live stream the Summit at 12:00 pm on February 1st

Teaching Sustainability across Disciplines

Institute on the Environment (IonE) Educators from Crookston, Duluth, and the Twin Cities share innovative, interdisciplinary pedagogy in sustainability education. All presentations are video-based and will be followed up with live stream Q & A. All Summit attendees will have the opportunity to pose questions through the Youtube live chat.

Campus visits: Placed-based Education

University of Minnesota campuses presents a short video displaying how their campus teaches sustainability through the land. Participants will be able to provide feedback and join the discussion through the Youtube live chat and polls.

Community Kiosk: Hearing from you!

The Summit closes with a Flipgrid, online community exchange, where all participants are welcome to post to 90 second videos about their work, experiences, and thoughts about sustainability education and interact with others even after the Summit concludes.
To submit a video for the Flipgrid, go to our Summit Flipgrid https://flipgrid.com/sustsummit and post!

Questions? Comments?
Contact Peter Levin, plevin@umn.edu