Zoo School Outreach Educator

Metro is hiring a Zoo School Outreach Educator at the Oregon Zoo. Bring your education and live-animal presentation skills to the Oregon Zoo, where you will support our groundbreaking wildlife education and conservation efforts. In this role, you will present live-animal programs for students in...

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2019 United Nations Day

The United Nations has declared climate change as the defining issue of our time.  You are invited to come learn about taking Climate Action. Join Keynote Speaker, Gillian Wilson, Communications Associate at UNA-USA, Washington, D.C., to explore how to address climate change through an advocacy...

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Planet Stewards Book Club

Join us for the Planet Stewards’ Book Club beginning this September with Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring – a classic! The bookclub is an opportunity for educators nationwide to interact with their peers, talk about fiction and nonfiction science as well as education books, videos,...

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Home Efficiency Forum

Home Efficiency Forum gives Northwest building experts a chance to break new ground in high-efficiency building practices. Our 2019 theme is Expanding Opportunities. Join us for two days of trainings, networking and inspiring conversation on the future of residential new construction. Check out...

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Free Online Course on Environmental Justice

This free 5 week online course is open to everyone around the world and starts on 14 October. Understand how climate change, biodiversity loss and deforestation affect people, exploring justice in environment management. Learn with the University of East Anglia’s Global Environmental Justice Group...

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(Free) Urban Weeds Workshop

The East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District (EMSWCD) invites you to join a FREE Workshop on Urban Weeds. Date: Wed, Oct. 2 Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Location: St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church (Hosted by Friends of Nadaka) Address: 17405 NE Glisan St, Portland, 97230 About the Class:...

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Teaching Global Climate Change in Your Classroom

Follow National Geographic Explorers to the treetops of the rain forests, the reefs of Mexico, the glaciers of Iceland, and the shores of the Chesapeake Bay as they find solutions to global climate change. Practice innovative ways to visualize the changing climate with your students as we all seek...

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2019 Portland EcoFilm Festival

The 2019 Portland EcoFilm Festival brings the very best environmental cinema to audiences on Thurs. Sept. 26th – Sun. Sept. 29th. Full film schedule at www.portlandecofilmfest.org Tickets and festival passes on sale now! Festival Sustaining Sponsors: KBOO Community Radio, Hydro Flask, Oregon...

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Eco-School Network Dessert Meetup

Parents, teachers, and grandparents – join us to learn what you can do to make your child’s school greener and healthier! We offer free training to help you carry out a project that gets students practicing sustainability at school. Meetups are at 7:00 pm on Sept 23 in NE Portland,...

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Oregon Zoo Conservation Learning Specialist

Metro is hiring for a Conservation Learning Specialist at the Oregon Zoo. Bring your experience in nature education and educational program development to the Oregon Zoo, where you will directly support our groundbreaking wildlife conservation and education efforts.  The ideal candidate is adept...

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