Victorian Association for Environmental Education (VAEE)
VAEE is an independent, not-for-profit, membership-based organization that provides a voice for this sector. VAEE promotes the development of environmental education and sustainable behaviour change in both formal education and community settings, and offers professional support to practitioners in the field.VAEE is the Victorian chapter of the Australian Association for Environmental Education (AAEE).
VAEE is the subject association for VCE Environmental Science teachers providing textbooks, trial exam papers, workshops for teachers and revision lectures for students. Join the teacher e-network here.
2013 Victorian Environmental and Sustainability Educator of the Year
Kirsty Costa the 2013 Educator of the Year with Excellence Award winners Sarah Page, Duncan Chew and Karen Jones with Professor Kate Auty and members of VAEE Committee of Managament; Cyrelle Field, Paul Dullard, Leonie Brown, Sarah Houseman and Mary Catus-Wood.
The Victorian Association for Environmental Education (VAEE) Educator of the Year Awards winners make learning about the environment fun and their legacy is a generation who are challenging the way that their schools and local Councils use electricity and water and look after their local flora and fauna.
Announced by Professor Kate Auty, the Victorian Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability last week at the Greening Australia Toolbox, the VAEE Environmental and Sustainability Educator of the Year awards recognise those in environmental education who are leading the way in best practice.
Kirsty Costa, Group Manager of CERES Education and ResourceSmart AuSSI Vic Coordinator of Melbourne’s Southern Metropolitan Region, was awarded the VAEE Sustainability and Environmental Educator of the Year for 2013 for helping to educate young Australians for a sustainable future.
AAEE Research Symposium, 1 Nov 2014
The research symposium is an AAEE initiative, in 2014 hosted by the University of Tasmania as it aligns with the AAEE Biennial conference in Hobart.
The key purpose of the research symposium is to develop a high quality, interactive event that contributes to the development and growth of the environmental and sustainability education (EE and SE) research communities in Australasia.
If you are interested in co-leading a dialogue at the Research Symposium, please go to the Program tab of the AAEE Conference website to submit your Expression of Interest: http://aaee2014.com.au
AAEE 2014 NATIONAL CONFERENCE: 2-4 NOVEMBER 2014
Register for the 2014 AAEE Conference, Hobart
Guest Speakers: David W. Orr, and Paul Gilding,
• Paper Submission Deadline 7 May 2014
• Authors' Acceptance Advice 23 May 2014
• Early Bird Registration Closes 10 August 2014
For further information, please visit the Conference website here