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Group:
Education / Training / Outreach

Choose the three Most Significant / Important ussues overall.

How to expand the choir?
4153036380
"Core choir is educated, affluent, retired; how to expand this to rest of community?"
Gov't skill building
1030314377
"Gov't reps need training for better communication-with-public skills"
Personalized approaches
4153036380
"People respond to people they know; the more personalized, the more effective"
Scarce resources
4153036380
"Personalized approaches are labor intensive, hard; take lots of time"
Best Educ Practices
2430802855
"Need to develop Best Education Practices (BEPs); improve education to become effective"
Compelling messaging
1030314377
"People need to know how the change will benefit them personally "
Env Literacy in Schools
2430802855
"Need to push hard for enviro literacy in schools: Gateway to parents; Need statewide requirement for school "
Leadership needed
1030314377
"Landscape & building fields need to act as leaders; changing commercial culture"
Engaging industry-bizness
2430802855
"Need economic incentives to engage private industry (e.g. turfgrass) and businesses"
Celebrate successes
2430802855
"Knowing what works helps others become successful"
Targeted messaging
4153036380
"Knowing how to frame the message for different audiences"
Engaging youth
2430802855
"Outdoor classrooms (examples Learning Barge, Paradise park)"
Qualified contractors
1030314377
"Very difficult to find qualified, educated contractors to do the work"
Fund social marketing
1030314377
"Need significant funding for social marketing; offers biggest promise; work with/ leverage NGOs"
Health-based messaging
2430802855
"Health is a critical catalyst for change"
Need metrics, Show Change
1030314377
"Other fields can show results; need to find ways that outreach creates change"

Choose the three Highest Priority for tackling here at the summit.

How to expand the choir?
4153036380
"Core choir is educated, affluent, retired; how to expand this to rest of community?"
Gov't skill building
1030314377
"Gov't reps need training for better communication-with-public skills"
Personalized approaches
4153036380
"People respond to people they know; the more personalized, the more effective"
Scarce resources
4153036380
"Personalized approaches are labor intensive, hard; take lots of time"
Best Educ Practices
2430802855
"Need to develop Best Education Practices (BEPs); improve education to become effective"
Compelling messaging
1030314377
"People need to know how the change will benefit them personally "
Env Literacy in Schools
2430802855
"Need to push hard for enviro literacy in schools: Gateway to parents; Need statewide requirement for school "
Leadership needed
1030314377
"Landscape & building fields need to act as leaders; changing commercial culture"
Engaging industry-bizness
2430802855
"Need economic incentives to engage private industry (e.g. turfgrass) and businesses"
Celebrate successes
2430802855
"Knowing what works helps others become successful"
Targeted messaging
4153036380
"Knowing how to frame the message for different audiences"
Engaging youth
2430802855
"Outdoor classrooms (examples Learning Barge, Paradise park)"
Qualified contractors
1030314377
"Very difficult to find qualified, educated contractors to do the work"
Fund social marketing
1030314377
"Need significant funding for social marketing; offers biggest promise; work with/ leverage NGOs"
Health-based messaging
2430802855
"Health is a critical catalyst for change"
Need metrics, Show Change
1030314377
"Other fields can show results; need to find ways that outreach creates change"