DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
SUPTS. MEMO NO. 162
August 10, 2007
Billy K. Cannaday, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Environmental Education Opportunities
The Virginia Office of Environmental Education at the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has several grant funding and professional development opportunities available for school divisions.
Scholarships are available to attend the North
American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) national conference in
Any school or school division is encouraged to apply
for a grant of $500, $750, or $1,000 for the purpose of conducting meaningful
watershed and outdoor educational experiences with their students in K-12
classrooms. The application
deadlines are September 15 and January 15 annually. For more information, please contact Jennifer Underwood by e-mail at email@example.com, or by telephone at (804) 698-4235.
is available to remove expired, unwanted, and potentially hazardous chemicals
For resources and services that will assist your
schools in protecting
For additional information on any of these programs, please contact Ms. Ann Regn, director, Virginia Office of Environmental Education, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone at (804) 698-4442.