The Summit is designed help educators improve school climate and culture through professional development, skill building and application of best practices and research. The Green Schools Conference & Expo is the only national event to bring together all the players involved in making green schools a reality: people who lead, operate, build and teach in U.S. schools. On 30 November, the first day of the conference, a "Climate strike" was organised in over 100 countries; over 50 000 people participated. National Association of School Psychologists 4340 East West Highway, Suite 402, Bethesda, MD 20814 P: 301-657-0270 | Toll Free: 866-331-NASP | F: 301-657-0275 and collaboration.5 School climate, which also includes multiple frameworks and elements, is defined by the National School Climate Council (NSCC) as âbased on patterns of studentsâ, [familiesâ], and school personnelâs experiences of school life and reflects norms, goals, values, interpersonal relationships, âClimate change is a very important topic and the National Academiesâ commitment to providing unbiased information to the public fits right in with our local focus to do the same,â Heuer said, Heuer and other local NAE members have organized previous NAE conferences focused on energy, vaccine production, shale gas and concussions. At the intersection of environmental education and the state and national standards that guide our formal education system, climate change education offers a unique opportunity for meaningful dialogue about science, politics, psychological complexities, and effective communication. connectedness a component of school climate, but others suggest that it is a factor that intervenes between school climate and student outcomes to explain their relationship. ENACTEDâCreates the Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate Advisory Collaborative, which is tasked with developing an assessment tool for all students in grades 3-12 to determine whether they are at risk of suicide. Come join the conversation and dig in! Our plenary speakers are inspiring change in environmental education and beyond, working on issues from antiracism to ocean conservation, climate justice to civic engagement, decolonizing education to the human dimensions of natural resources. In late-November 2015, an independent group of students invited other students around the world to skip school on the first day of the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris. According to the latter perspective, high-quality school climates cultivate a connection to the school and in this way protect youths from negative outcomes. Climate Change Impacts on Child Health; Position Brief - Student Healthcare Access - A Right and Not A Privilege ... Maryland Association of School Health Nurses Annual Conference. The National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) offers information and technical assistance to States, districts, schools, institutions of higher learning, and communities focused on improving school climate and conditions for learning. Featured Speakers. Welcome! The School Social Work Association of America (SSWAA) is pleased to announce that nominations are being accepted for the following awards: Gary Lee Shaffer Award, Legislator of the Year, National Book Award, Randy Fisher Career Achievement Award and School â¦ Thursday. The mission of the National Association of School Nurses is to optimize student health and learning by advancing the practice of school nursing. Inspiring change in environmental education and beyond. 6.