Courses, workshops, and conferences promoting place-based education and associated fields are happening around the world. Search the calendar below for events of interest. 

Please send us your upcoming events, conferences, workshops, and courses and we’ll list them on the Promise of Place Website. We accept calendar submissions for Place-Based Learning related events from around the country. Please submit your event by going to the "Contact Us" page and selecting "Calendar Submission" under the recipient tab.

  • February 2, 2021
  • 3:30pm ET
  • March 9, 2021
  • 5:30PM ET

This series is designed for educators and benefits anyone interested in deepening relationship to place. Presented in partnership of Gedakina and Shelburne Farms.

  • February 4, 2021
  • 3:30pm ET
  • February 4, 2021
  • 5:30pm ET

An online workshop on auditing your classroom bookshelves to see how social justice and equity show up in our tales of the natural world.

  • February 9, 2021
  • 3:30pmET
  • February 9, 2021
  • 5:00pm ET

Examining & de-colonizing the teaching practices around place-based education

  • March 3, 2021
  • 1pm
  • March 3, 2021
  • 3pm
  • Woodstock
  • Vermont

Join us for an exciting new series of place-based workshops focused on collective science and stewardship in the Upper Valley of VT & NH

  • July 7, 2021
  • 9am ET
  • July 30, 2021
  • 11:00am ET

Reflect, learn, and collaborate online with a group of teacher colleagues from across the country and globe, as you dive deeply into your sustainability work. Our month-long Immersion program blends a design studio feel with self-directed learning. For those who already have a strong foundation in Education for Sustainability.

  • July 12, 2021
  • 9:00am ET
  • July 15, 2021
  • 11:30amET

Deepen our understanding of social-ecological systems, consider strategies for youth voice & agency, and practice change-making skills.

  • August 11, 2021
  • 9:00am ET
  • August 20, 2021
  • 11:00am ET

Join Shelburne Farms staff for a 2-week deep dive into the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Together, we will investigate this framework and apply the Global Goals to local, regional, and global contexts.