Interest Session Registration Form

2023 Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS)

 District Interest Session 2

Monday, October 3, 2022, 2 PM to 3 PM

Cost: Free

YESS students performing trail work
Hidden Fields

Join PEI's Green Jobs Coordinator, Heather Spalding, to learn more about the Youth Engaged in Sustainable Systems (YESS) Program. 

The YESS Program model is grounded in collaboration between PEI, school districts, skill centers, and local natural resource organizations as part of the Career Connect Washington system. YESS high school participants earn summer school credit while building their job skills and exploring careers in natural resources. Over their five to six weeks in the program, students’ classroom time is paired with hands-on service activities at community partner sites. The program culminates as students present their restoration visions for a site they visited during their experience.  

If you are interested in learning more about this program and what it would take to bring it to your school or district, please join us on Monday, October 3, from 2 pm to 3 pm.

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Attendee Waiver
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Acknowledgment of Risk: By registering for this workshop, I am aware that I will have the opportunity to participate in activities involving a degree of risk. Recognizing that the organizers will do their best to ensure a safe experience, I understand that certain dangers or accidents may occur. I understand that being out-of-doors for periods of time I may be exposed to natural elements. I am aware that participation in these activities is the choice of the individual and has inherent risks. These injuries or outcomes may arise from my own or other’s actions, inactions, or negligence, or the condition of the Activity location(s) or facility(ies). Nonetheless, I assume all risks of my participation in this Activity, whether known or unknown to me, including travel to and from the Activity (including air travel) or any events incidental to this Activity.

Release of Liability: I agree to release and indemnify the Pacific Education Institute (its directors, officers, employees, agents, and volunteers, collectively “PEI” from any loss, damage or cost incurred due to my participation whether caused by the ordinary negligence of the PEI releases or by any other person. I assume full responsibility for the risk of such loss, liability, damage, injury or death.
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In order to expand our offerings for bilingual Spanish speaking educators, please let us know if you are a bilingual Spanish speaking educator.
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