Education Project Requirements

While there are common requirements across Education projects, each project type will have specific criteria that must be met to be considered a qualifying project.
 
The specific requirements for each Education project type are outlined below. For more details on project scoring, reference project scoring sheets.

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Awareness and Community Engagement Projects

Requirement
Criteria
Locally Appropriate
Education content and activities relates to a habitat or species local to the area. 
Exceeds Regulatory Requirements 
The project is voluntary or exceeds regulatory requirements.
Conservation Education Objective
Learning goals for the project are listed.
Conservation Education Value
The number of hours the audience is engaged and how often the project occurs is calculated.
Documented Outcomes
Project implementation and/or learning goals are evaluated and documentation of the assessment(s) is uploaded.

Formal Learning Projects

Requirement
Criteria
Locally Appropriate*
Education content and activities relates to a habitat or species local to the area AND learning goals correlate to established academic standards. 
Exceeds Regulatory Requirements 
The project is voluntary or exceeds regulatory requirements.
Conservation Education Objective
Learning goals for the project are listed.
Conservation Education Value
The number of hours students are engaged and how often the project occurs is calculated.
Documented Outcomes
Project implementation and/or learning goals are evaluated and documentation of the assessment(s) is uploaded.

Training Projects

Requirement
Criteria
Locally Appropriate
Education content and activities relates to a habitat or species local to the area. 
Exceeds Regulatory Requirements 
The project is voluntary or exceeds regulatory requirements.
Conservation Education Objective
Learning goals for the project are listed.
Conservation Education Value
The number of hours trainees are instructed and how often the project occurs is calculated.
Documented Outcomes
Project implementation and/or learning goals are evaluated and documentation of the assessment(s) is uploaded.

Other Education Projects

Requirement
Criteria
Locally Appropriate
Education content and activities relates to a habitat or species local to the area. 
Exceeds Regulatory Requirements 
The project is voluntary or exceeds regulatory requirements.
Conservation Education Objective
Learning goals for the project are listed.
Conservation Education Value
The number of hours learners are engaged and how often the project occurs is calculated.
Documented Outcomes
Project implementation and/or learning goals are evaluated and documentation of the assessment(s) is uploaded.
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