Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
Betty has a Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of New Hampshire and is currently the Assistant Director of the Natural Start Alliance, NAAEE's early childhood program. In addition to being a classroom teacher for more than 15 years (in the US, Taiwan, China, and South Africa), Betty also worked in the field of environmental education for 25 years. For 8 years she worked with Judy Braus at World Wildlife Fund, and prior to that, Betty worked at other environmental NGOs including National Wildlife Federation and as Director of Project Wild. She currently lives in Kittery, Maine and in her spare time, Betty’s hobbies include traveling, photography, sailing, swimming, and walking.