This activity can serve as a model for student-directed conferences in real and virtual environments which can be replicated at other locales around the world.
The Washington Youth Summit on the Environment
George Mason University, along with distinguished partners the National Geographic Society and the Smithsonian’s National Zoo, is proud to host the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment (WYSE). Each summer, WYSE welcomes high school National Youth Delegates from all over the country. National Youth Delegates join the Mason community, which includes students and faculty from… learn more
Youth Environmental Conferences
Google indexes a number of youth oriented environmental conferences all over the United States. Check out what's available in your part of the country. learn more
Any student can participate in the YouthCan workshops held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City via an IRC. Usually held in April, this conference is planned and executed by students. They will demonstrate telecommunications hands-on projects in environmental studies as well as building Web resources. learn more