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! 
Global EE
Global EE

Use this group to learn more about how to leverage international support for EE, create inclusive and broad-range programs, extend your programming beyond borders, and more.

Advocacy
Advocacy

The Advocacy group promotes discussion about how we can work together to secure the future of EE and rally support and recognition for the field.

Affiliates
Affiliates

Jump on board with the Affiliate Network group to improve our effectiveness and build a stronger and more unified voice for EE.

Moderator:

Katie Navin

Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education

Connecting to Nature
Connecting to Nature

This group is a great place to discuss what fuels your passion the most—a restorative and meaningful connection to nature.

EE in Urban Settings
EE in Urban Settings

The Urban EE group is designed for educators working in cities and densely populated suburbs.

Green Schools
Green Schools

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

Guidelines for Excellence
Guidelines for Excellence

This network will help you reflect on your practices and think about how you can use the Guidelines for Excellence for continual improvement.

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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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.

Sustainable Communities
Sustainable Communities

Dive into the ins and outs of building sustainable communities, share your experiences, learn from peers, and work together to initiate change.

Technology and EE
Technology and EE

This group provides opportunities for members to critically discuss and explore ways in which educational technologies may enhance EE, from use of portable electronic devices on K-12 nature outings to online university courses in environmental science.