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NAAEE's Executive Director Judy Braus shares her latest message to members about the importance of self-care and collaboration and exciting upcoming events and opportunities, including two virtual conferences, a webinar with the First Lady of New Jersey about the integration of climate change education throughout the NJ state curriculum, and much more.

Four photos of different classifications of water: Clear, Brown, Green, Black
What color is the water in the Arboretum Waterway?
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Have you considered applying to become one of NAAEE's 2020 Community EE Fellows? Not sure how this opportunity might fit in with your EE involvement? Learn more about what current fellow, Nina M. Suzuki, of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden, did with her fellowship.

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Even after 40 years (40! Can that be true?), I continue to love attending the conference. As a student, a museum educator, an independent contractor, and even now as NAAEE’s conference manager, I’ve relished this week as it breathes life into both my personal and professional spirits. Each year, I’ve built on existing relationships and I’ve come away with friends and colleagues, new hope, and new perspectives that have greatly enhanced my career and beyond.

Three circles signifying awards
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Deadline: August 1. Do you know of an individual or organization that has accomplished great things in environmental education? You probably do! This is your chance to recognize the wonderful work of incredibly hardworking individuals and organizations for the benefit of the environment.