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Date:

April 8, 2016

NEEF’s 12th annual National Environmental Education Week (EE Week), taking place April 17-23, 2016, and sponsored by Samsung, is the nation’s largest celebration of environmental education (EE).

Date:

April 4, 2016

Delivering on another commitment in the President’s Climate Action Plan, the Obama Administration released a new final report called The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment, which significantly advances what we know about the impacts of climate change on public health, and the confidence with which we know it. The report includes an education initiative.

Date:

December 9, 2015

Contact:

Sarah Bodor, NAAEE Director of Policy and Affiliate Relations, Sarah@naaee.org or 410-991-3340

The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) applauds the Senate passage of the bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act, which replaces No Child Left Behind. The much-anticipated bill includes language that, for the first time, supports opportunities to provide students with environmental education and hands-on, field-based learning experiences. A companion bill overwhelmingly passed the House last week.

Date:

October 7, 2015

NAAEE Board President, Pepe Marcos-Iga writes to NAAEE membership about the role of EE in building community.

Date:

December 2, 2015

Publication:

Marketwired

Author:

Yvonne Kingman

Following its successful inaugural classroom competition in which California elementary school students designed innovative programs to practice water conservation and heighten awareness about the impact of the state's historic drought, California Water Service (Cal Water), the largest subsidiary of California Water Service Group, launched its Cal Water H2O Challenge for the 2015-16 school year.

Date:

August 6, 2015

Publication:

PR Newswire

Author:

Brooke Higginbotham

DiscoverE's Future City Competition, a program with a focus on advancing STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning through projects involving real environmental problems (E-STEM), has been named the grand prize winner of a $100,000 recognition grant in the UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.) Innovative Education Award program (ULIEA).

Date:

October 12, 2015

Publication:

PRWeb

Author:

Terri Mumm

A new wave of game-changing voices in environmental education, an inspiring corporate luminary leading the charge in diversity and inclusion, the connections between environmental education and social justice movements, and the transformative power of story-telling are among the highlights from the 44th annual North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) conference held Oct. 15-18, 2016.

Date:

December 21, 2015

NAAEE Executive Director, Judy Braus, expresses appreciation to members and supporters and looks forward to 2016 initiatives including launch of new website.

NAAEE Presented 11 Individuals and Organizations With Awards for Excellence in EE at its 2015 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.
NAAEE Presented 11 Individuals and Organizations With Awards for Excellence in EE at its 2015 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.

Date:

October 18, 2015

The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), a leader in environmental education, announced 11 hallmark awards, presented to an impressive slate of individuals and organizations from North America and recognizing leadership in the field, during NAAEE’s 44th annual conference in San Diego.

The S.C.R.A.P. Gallery Receives NAAEE's Award for Outstanding Service to EE by an Organization at the Local Level at NAAEE's 2015 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.
The S.C.R.A.P. Gallery Receives NAAEE's Award for Outstanding Service to EE by an Organization at the Local Level at NAAEE's 2015 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.

Date:

March 2, 2016

Contact:

Karen Riley, S.C.R.A.P. Gallery Executive Director, 760-861-6479 or karen@scrapgallery.org

The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) recognized the S.C.R.A.P. Gallery - The Art Museum for the Environment, which serves art students in Coachella Valley and Riverside County, as the recipient of one of NAAEE’s hallmark annual awards recognizing leadership in the field. At a special awards reception during NAAEE’s 44th Annual Conference in San Diego, S.C.R.A.P. Gallery received the award for Outstanding Service to EE by an Organization at the Local Level.

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