Speaking

Sammy Lyon Speaking at Career Day at Environmental Charter Schools, Green Ambassadors. PC: David Montejano
Career Day at Environmental Charter Schools / Photo Credit: David Montejano

→ Youth of Color Lead Climate Resilience

Green Schools National Conference, Denver, CO

May 3, 2018

A Systems Approach to Green Schools

Green California Schools & Community Colleges Summit, Pasadena, CA

Nov 27, 2017

→ Even My Cat Has A Gender

Milken Community Schools, Los Angeles, CA

May 31, 2017 & May 24, 2017

→ Stronger Together! Building and Sustaining a Collaborative Regional Service Learning Network

National Service Learning Conference, Anaheim, CA

Mar 23, 2017

→ Let’€™s Hack the Curriculum to Transform the Environment & Transform Communities!

North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE) Conference, Madison, WI

Oct 22, 2016

→ Backwards Planning for Service Learning

Educators Consortium for Service Learning, Los Angeles, CA

Sep 27, 2016

→ White Allyship in LGBTQ Communities

Autostraddle A-Camp, Angelus Oaks, CA

May 30, 2016

→ Growing Together: Building Regional Green Schools Hubs

Green Schools National Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

Mar 30, 2016

→ But the District Won’t Let Us!: Authentic Engagement in Schoolwide Greening

California Charter Schools Association Conference, Long Beach, CA

Mar 15, 2016

→ Engaging Youth in Urban Environmental Leadership

University of Southern California, Spatial Sciences Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Oct 28, 2015

→ Fight the Drought with Student-Led Curriculum!

North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE) Conference, San Diego, CA

Oct 16, 2015

→ New Realm of the Possible: Gender Diversity in Education

Progressive Education Network (PEN) National Conference, New York City, NY

Oct 9, 2015

→ Environmental Justice + Youth Voice in Education

California State University, Long Beach, CA

Feb 26, 2015

→ The 5 Stages of Service Learning

Educators Consortium for Service Learning, Los Angeles, CA

Oct 7, 2014

→ Tweet This! Engaging Youth in Community Through Social Media

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference, Atlanta, GA

June 28-July 1, 2014

→ Tweet This! Engaging Youth in Community Through Social Media

National Service Learning Conference, Washington DC

April 9-12, 2014

→ Service Learning for Sustainability

Green Ambassadors Institute, Lawndale, CA

April 8 & 9, 2014

→ Tweet This! Engaging Youth in Community Through Social Media

Green Schools National Conference, Sacramento, CA

March 27-29, 2014

Tech Tools 101: Social Media Skills for Educators

California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), Los Angeles, CA

March 3, 2014

 Tech Tools 101: Social Media Skills for Educators

Windward School, Los Angeles, CA

November 2, 2013

→ This is What Feminism Sounds Like!

Models of Pride, Los Angeles, CA

October 19, 2013

→ Building Student Leadership and Social Change through Challenge-Based Learning

Teachers 4 Social Justice: The Politics of Pedagogy, San Francisco, CA

October 12, 2013

A Commitment to Education

Antioch Los Angeles Commencement Address, Los Angeles, CA

June 23, 2013

→ Connecting Student Service & Leadership with Social Media

Educators Consortium for Service Learning, Los Angeles, CA

April 24, 2013

→ Feminist Radio as a Political & Artistic Tool

Women, Action & the Media (WAM!), Los Angeles, CA

March 20, 2013

→ Building Student Leadership and Social Change through Challenge-Based Learning

Mount St. Mary’s College Critical Teaching in Action Conference, Los Angeles, CA

March 16, 2013

→ This is What Feminism Sounds Like!

Wildwood Multicultural Symposium, Los Angeles, CA

March 6, 2013

→ Identity-Based Reflection in Community Organizing

Bend the Arc Jeremiah Fellowship, Los Angeles, CA

January 20, 2013

Deconstructing White Privilege: Building Bridges in LGBTQ Communities

Models of Pride, Los Angeles, CA

October 13, 2012

Using a Blog to Connect Service Learning Educators

Educators Consortium for Service Learning, Los Angeles, CA

September 11, 2012

Community Service Learning in the 21st Century

Community Service Association of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

May 8, 2012

Developing a Challenge-Based Learning Unit to Solve Real World Problems

California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) Southern Regional Conference, Los Angeles, CA

March 5, 2012

Resources for Social Justice Education

Community Service Association of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

November 29, 2011

Storytelling for Social Justice

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

May 5, 2010