Generate 2017 is an exciting opportunity for high school students and teachers to learn together and advance energy and climate education in Alberta. Teams will gain exposure to multiple perspectives and the confidence to think critically as they step forward as leaders in their schools, their home communities and the province.
We are excited to have some incredible, world-class idea generators that are gearing up to join us at Generate 2017 to inspire ideas, discussion and action on energy and climate change topics! With experts from Industry, government, non-profits, and young energy and climate leaders, Generate 2017 is loaded to the brim with inspiration. Some highlights include: Keynote Speaker – Sean Aiken At our Generate 2017 Gala, Sean Aiken will be speaking about… Read More
The competition was tough and after much deliberation, we are excited to announce the schools that will be joining us in Kananaskis on March 9-12 for the educational experience of a lifetime! Thank you to all the schools and teachers that applied for Generate 2017. We are thrilled at the quality of the applications that we received from schools all over Alberta. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for sneak peaks… Read More
We were absolutely thrilled to receive more than 50 applications from all across Alberta! Now we begin the difficult task of choosing the 20 high schools who will participate in our award-winning energy and climate leadership youth summit. Successful schools will be notified by mid January. Thank you to all the teachers and students whose passion and enthusiasm for Alberta energy and climate change issues came through so clearly in the Generate… Read More
We are thrilled to welcome Sean Aiken, creator of the One-Week Job Project to the Generate 2017 program! After graduation, Sean Aiken struggled to answer the question, “What should I do with my life?” Instead of taking the first job that came along, he found a unique way of figuring it out: The One Week Job Project – an inspiring journey across North America in which he worked 52 jobs in 52… Read More
Is your school ready to create change? Gather a team of 4 students and 2 teachers and tell us why you want to join Inside Education in Kananaskis as we explore energy and climate change in Alberta. The summit is an all-expenses paid opportunity for students to become energy & climate leaders. We will explore Alberta’s energy story – including environmental issues, innovations, and careers – through interactive sessions and collaborative workshops. Your team… Read More