Integrated Learning

Your school, your community organization, and you are invited to join and participate in the annual, youth education-focused Northeast Michigan Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative (NEMI GLSI) Regional Network Meeting on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 hosted in Alpena, Michigan.

In good tradition, we anticipate a wonderful day of networking and sharing information, resources, and new ideas among schools, educators and community partners engaged in youth development and environmental stewardship across northeast Michigan.

Program Expectations/Objectives

  • Learn about the NE MI GLSI network and gain educational updates, information and resources in support of your stewardship education programs and efforts.
  • Network, share, and trade lessons learned with participating NE MI GLSI partners and projects; a chance to connect with educators and community partners from around our region.
  • Contribute in planning the future direction for your regional NE MI GLSI, a focus this year on Great Lakes stewardship through citizen science! Your opportunity to provide input and guidance about how GLSI can better support place-based education programming in northeast Michigan!


Register online no later than Thursday, February 11th.

No cost to participate and lunch is provided. We only request you please pre-register, as this helps us plan for meals and educational materials provided. School participation stipends are $100 per teacher.


Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
500 West Fletcher Street
Alpena, Michigan 49707

(989) 356-8805, ext. 41