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David Sobel to Keynote SEEA Annual Conference
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From: “EENC Communications” <EENC_Communications> Date: February 9, 2014 at 21:39:00 EST To: <Barber_karan> Subject:David Sobel to Keynote SEEA Annual Conference
of North Carolina
EMPOWERING EDUCATORS FOR A HEALTHIER ENVIRONMENT
David Sobel to Keynote Southeastern Environmental Education Alliance Annual Conference
hosted by the Environmental Educators of North Carolina
The conference will be held at Caraway Camp and Conference Center near Asheboro, North Carolina on Sept. 19-21.
David Sobel is Senior Faculty in the Education Department at Antioch University New England in Keene, NH and he consults and speaks widely on child development and place-based education. He has authored seven books and more than 60 articles focused on children and nature for educators, parents, environmentalists and school administrators in the last 25 years. In 2007, he was identified as one of the Daring Dozen educators in the United States by Edutopia magazine.
He has served on the editorial boards of Encounter, Community Works Journal and Orion and writes a regular column for Community Works Journal. His articles and essays have appeared in Orion, Encounter, Sierra, Sanctuary, Wondertime, Green Teacher, Play Rights, Harvard Education Letter and other publications. His articles and essays have been included in Father Nature,Education, Information and Transformation, Stories from Where We Live-The North Atlantic Coast; Place-based Education in a Global Age; and The Child: An Encyclopedic Companion published by The University of Chicago. His most recent books are Childhood and Nature:Design Principles for Educators published by Stenhouse and Wild Play, Parenting Adventures in the Great Outdoors published by Sierra Books.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Drad Daniel
2014-2016 Presient – Environmental Educators of North Carolina
Environmental Educators of North Carolina Past President
NC Certified Environmental Educator
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