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View Recording of Environmental Sustainability Education (ESE) 2021 Earth Week Celebration
The ESE program held it’s sixth annual Earth Week Celebration using a hybrid format on Tuesday April 20th. First Lady Tammy Murphy moderated a panel of ESE Minor Alumni currently teaching across the K-12 spectrum throughout New Jersey. 2019-20 Mercer County Teacher of the Year Helen Corveleyn gave an outstanding keynote address about the importance of nurturing hope in children. View the recording of this webinar here:

Contact Dr. Lauren Madden ( for the transcript if needed.

Join Project SEA!
Project Sea is TCNJ faculty led teacher professional development and research on how teachers learn about and integrate climate change and marine science across the curriculum. ALL K-8 teachers and preservice teachers in New Jersey are eligible. Learn More at Project SEA

Environmental Sustainability Education Graduate Certificate
Summer and Fall 2021 Course Schedule Announced!

Summer I:  May 24 – June 11 ESED 501: Environmental Science for Teachers & Leaders
Learn strategies for integrating environmental science topics across the curriculum K-12 in NGSS- aligned efforts. Build the skills to serve as a green leader in your school. Blended format with synchronous class meetings
Tuesdays 6-8 PM.

Summer Session II: June 14 – July 15 ESED 600: EcoJustice & Socioscientific Issues
Advocate for social and environmental justice in your classroom and beyond! This course, ideal for teachers across the K-12 spectrum, uses a problem-solving approach to multidisciplinary instruction. Blended format with synchronous class meetings Tuesdays 5-7 PM.

Fall 2021: August 30 – December 10
ESED 520: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Environmental Sustainability Education
Students in this course will learn to use inclusive practices in environmental sustainability education across all content areas and grade levels. Wednesdays 5:00-7:50 PM in person and livestreamed.


Graduate Certificate Summer/Fall 2021 Course Schedule AnnouncedLearn More
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