Professional Learning

How-to videos for the EcoSchools Certification Application (ECA) (formerly the dashboard)

How to Register a New User in the ECA

How to Create and Manage Your Action Plan in the ECA

EcoSchools U.S. YouTube Channel


These professional development resources have been curated to help educators build their content knowledge, integrate the most up-to-date and relevant environmental education resources and hone their classroom skills and abilities. See upcoming training opportunities and discover webinars and other environmental education resources from around the country.

Other Professional Learning Opportunities

Upcoming Conference and Events

Teach Climate Network Summer Institute for Climate Change Education. Register now for the three-day Teach Climate Network Summer Institute for Climate Change Education. The virtual conference will be held July 15-16, 2024, with one regional cohort day on July 17th, 18th, or 19th. The theme for 2024 is Change Makers in Action. Learn about scholarship opportunities upon registration.  

NAAEE 53rd Annual Conference Call for Presentations. The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) announces the Call for Presentations for NAAEE’s 53rd Annual Conference (November 6–9) and 21st Research Symposium (November 5–6). This year, the events will be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. NAAEE is looking for compelling proposals to address this year's theme, "Building Bridges." Submission deadline April 26, 2024

Global Action Days - Let's Get Climate Ready
Mark your calendar to join this global event April 22-29, 2024.

The Outdoor Learning Virtual Workshop Seasonal Series
Free, virtual workshops.

Funding Opportunity

NOAA Planet Stewards funding opportunity! Project focus areas are: Marine debris, Habitat conservation & restoration, Carbon footprint reduction, & Carbon sequestration. Funding will be used to carry out projects during the 2024/2024 school year. Submission deadline: June 2, 2024. Find details here