Groups

Welcome to eePRO’s group discussion platform—where you can join a special interest group and discuss key issues related to all things environmental education (EE)! Please read our guidelines on group participation so we can maintain a positive, inclusive, and informative community.
From research and evaluation, to the processes of behavior change, to the opportunities and benefits of connecting people with nature, this page offers a variety of group forums for discussing important subjects with experts, peers, budding environmentalists, and more! 
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Data Literacy Group

Join the Data Literacy Group to discuss how we can use data in teaching to tell stories and create learning opportunities. This network will also provide a variety of tools and resources on using data visualization for environmental education.

Higher Education
Higher Education

Join this group to discuss how we can use higher education to broaden our reach, expand our community, and ensure a productive future of passionate eePROs!

Moderator:

Rebecca Franzen

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education

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K-12 EE
K-12 EE

Join this group to find teacher resources for nonformal and formal settings, take action, and join the conversation for a greener, brighter future!

Moderator:

Sheri Soyka

Nysmith School, Soyka Consulting

Research & Evaluation
Research & Evaluation

Turn to this group to find studies that could improve your practice, discuss avenues for using research to legitimize and substantiate the field, and share best practices for program evaluation.

Spirituality and EE
Spirituality and EE

Interested in what role environmental education can be positively changed through spirituality or how spirituality is grown through environmental education? Topics discussed in this group include how EE can be contextualized to and build upon learners' spiritual lives, the characteristics of environmental education informed by spirituality, and examples of how EE and spirituality have been integrated in different spaces.

Young and Emerging Professionals
Young and Emerging Professionals

Jump start your career in EE along with other young and emerging professionals and engage in discussions on timely topics related to the unique opportunities and challenges of being a young or emerging professional in the field. All professionals who are new to EE are welcome to join!