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Call for Proposals 2021

We invite submissions of proposals that will:

  • Engage conference attendees
  • Create collaborative discussions
  • Illustrate the conference theme
  • Align with national standards

High school teachers, informal science educators, program coordinators and directors, lecturers, and faculty who teach organismal or environmental biology are all welcome.

Interested in submitting a proposal?

Learn more about session formats and proposal requirements:


The call for short presentation and hands-on workshop proposals is now closed.

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Presentations and Workshops

Open until filled

Proposals for Education Share Fair Roundtables are first come first serve and are open until filled.

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Education Share Fair Roundtables

Session Formats and Conference Tracks

The conference accepts proposals for three formats, four curriculum topics, and four pedagogical areas. Details are available at:

Thematic Tracks:

  • Engaging non-science majors
  • Connecting current events to curriculum
  • Incorporating cultural relevance for diverse audiences
  • Addressing levers for systemic change