High School Teacher Chosen to Attend Climate Change Conference in Paris

Shakopee High School science teacher Billy Koenig has been chosen as one of 10 Education Ambassadors from the United States to attend the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) in Paris, France from November 30 to December 11. Koenig is beginning his tenth year as a teacher in the Shakopee School District. He teaches a variety of courses including Biology, Advanced Placement Biology, and Environmental Ethics/Ecology.


Shakopee Education Association is a union and professional association of over 600 teaching and learning professionals working together to bring a world-class education to the students in the Shakopee Public Schools (MN ISD 720 - http://www.shakopee.k12.mn.us/).

In 2009, the SEA  celebrated its 50th year as a member of the American Federation of Teachers and took that opportunity to articulate the values our organization espouses: