Eligibility

Who is eligible?

Sustainability is an interdisciplinary topic that has clear connections to STEM, civics (policy), economics, communications, literature, and other areas, and all teachers who are interested in exploring sustainability issues through the lens of their discipline are invited to apply. We seek a group of teachers who are committed to preparing their students as problem solvers of the future.

Eligibility Requirements

•Middle and high school teachers of all disciplines

•Teachers working in Arenac, Bay, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland, or Saginaw counties

•Teachers interested in teaching sustainability issues

•Individuals and interdisciplinary teams from within the same school are welcome to apply.

• Commitment to participate in 24 total hours of professional development sessions, including a 3-week virtual learning module that will begin August 3rd and will incorporate asynchronous and synchronous learning activities. The time commitment for the module will be 5-6 hours per week. Live discussions will take place August 5th, 12th and 19th. Fellows will be expected to engage in check-ins and supplemental learning activities throughout the school year via virtual and in-person formats (as public health guidelines allow).