Join us February 19-20, 2016 for a plethora of fun, hands-on, environmentally-based educational opportunities while we show you how to "Explore the Natural World" with your students! Earn CLUs, network with educators and local scientists, and go home with great ideas for your classroom.
Find the online registration form at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/webform/2016-louisiana-environmental-education-state-symposium.
Hotel and Lodging Assistance Information
This year's conference hotel is the Baton Rouge Marriott, located at 5500 Hilton Avenue in Baton Rouge. The conference room rate is $95 per night if booked before January 19, 2016. Follow this link to book your room online or call 225-924-5000.
Educators whose travel distance makes overnight stay a requirement are invited to apply for lodging assistance. A limited number of assistance awards are available, so please fill out and mail in this lodging assistance form as soon as possible. It is the recipient’s responsibility to make his or her own hotel reservation prior to the Baton Rouge Marriott’s January 19th deadline. Award recipients must register for the conference and are still responsible for registration fees.
Exhibitors can find the exhibitor information form at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/sites/default/files/pdf/document/39572-2016-environmental-education-state-symposium-exhibitor-information/exhibitor_information_20161.pdf and can register online at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/webform/2016-louisiana-environmental-education-symposium.
The Louisiana Environmental Education Commission is accepting proposals for hour-long concurrent sessions to be held at the 19th Annual Environmental Education State Symposium. This year’s conference will be held at the Baton Rouge Marriott, February 19-20, 2016.
All concurrent sessions will take place on Saturday, February 20, 2016. The theme for this conference will be “Exploring the Natural World.” It is not necessary for presenters to adhere to the theme, but sessions that complement the theme are encouraged.
The preferred method for submitting proposals is by web form at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/2016-environmental-education-state-symposium-presenter-proposal-form.
The Louisiana Environmental Education Commission has a mission to create a comprehensive and balanced environmental education initiative that will result in environmentally literate citizens who will effectively and constructively solve existing environmental problems, prevent new ones, and maintain a sustainable environment for future generations.
The Louisiana Environmental Education Commission, The Louisiana Environmental Education Association and The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Use this link to book a room at the Baton Rouge Marriott.