Summer Institute for Climate Change Education
June 26-28, 2018
St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN

Apply for a scholarship and attend for free!

Join a network of teachers from across the country dedicated to bringing science, critical thinking, and problem solving about climate change into the classroom!

Registration: $200 (includes daily meals, materials, and curriculum)
Lodging: $37/night in double room on campus
22 Clock Hours
2 Graduate Credits optional (Form)
Educators will earn an additional certificate that satisfies the “Accommodation, Modification, and Adaptation of Curriculum” requirement of MN teacher license renewal.



Tuesday, June 26

9:00am-10:00am, Registration
10:00am-5:00pm, Workshops, Presentations, Tours
7:00pm-9:00pm, Evening Activity

Wednesday, June 27

7:00pm-9:00pm, Evening Activity

Thursday, June 28


Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Hear from experts and scientists on their research on climate science and climate change solutions
  • Dive deep into our Next Generation Climate curriculum that supports Next Generation Science and Minnesota Science Standards
  • Experience Minnesota’s biomes in St. John’s University’s 3,000 acre Arboretum, learn how they use their solar array as a teaching tool, and tour LEED certified buildings
  • Network with other educators who are incorporating climate change into their teaching