Reminder: The Smithsonian’s #EarthOptimism2018 MOOC begins on Monday, April 16 and runs through Friday, April 20. Don’t miss out on this FREE edX.org workshop--learn how to find, share, and craft conservation success stories to share on Twitter. Please enroll now, share this reminder with your networks, and join us on Twitter this April 16-22 for Earth Optimism storytelling! #EarthOptimism2018: Sharing Stories of Conservation Success on Social Media The Earth Optimism team at the Smithsonian Conservation Commons invites you to join us in our events leading up to and including Earth Day!
1. LIVE GLOBAL EVENTS - View our growing list of Sister Events and follow our Sister Event planning guide to link your own organization’s events into this list. Please encourage groups you know to send us their profiles so they can also learn about this opportunity to link up! https://earthoptimism.si.edu/2018/sister-events/ 2. DIGITAL EVENTS around #EarthOptimism2018 a. Free Online Conservation Success Storytelling Workshop Begins Monday, April 16th - #EarthOptimism2018 MOOC – Free 5-session workshop through edX.org to learn how to identify and share conservation success stories on Twitter. Enroll here! https://www.edx.org/course/earthoptimism2018 b. Celebrate Success on Twitter: April 16-22 - #EarthOptimism2018 and #ImAnEarthOptimistBecause. Please share your conservation success stories or reasons why you are an earth optimist using the prompt #ImAnEarthOptimistBecause. Also, please tag all conservation success stories with #EarthOptimism2018 3. BLOG YOUR SUCCESS STORY on the Earth Optimism Website - We encourage your organization to send your favorite story or film link for us to post as a blog on the main Earth Optimism website and/or for us to tweet on #EarthOptimism2018. Please write to earthoptim...@si.edu with your success story. Contact us with any questions—we look forward to hearing from you! earthoptim...@si.edu Thank you in advance, The Earth Optimism Team