Attend the 2019 Place-Based Education Conference!


  • Full conference (November 8 & 9, 2019) | $330

Conference registration includes lunch for both days as well as morning and afternoon refreshments (coffee, tea, snacks).


We are offering a limited number of educator and student discounts on a first come, first served basis. Contact Jan Sneddon ( for a special promo code.


  • Dragonfly Award Banquet, 6:00 – 9:00 PM, Friday | $50
    The Dragonfly Award Banquet includes dinner and features a keynote presentation and book signing by Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, Flint pediatrician and author of What the Eyes Don’t See, a first-hand account of the Flint water crisis. The Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative will also present the Dragonfly Award to a person who has made a significant contribution to the field of place-based stewardship education.
  • Immersion Experiences | Learn more

Cancellation/Refund Policy
If a registrant is unable to attend an event for any reason they may substitute, by arrangement with the conference organizer, someone else to attend in their place. Refund requests will be considered for cases of documented medical issues and must be made within 14 days of the close of the conference (November 23, 2019).

Because the GLSI cannot recover certain fees associated with registration (e.g., PayPal transaction fees), any refund will be reduced by the amount of any such fees, as applicable.