Tennessee Environmental Education Association

  • Three representatives from TEEA at the Southeast Environmental Education Alliance workshop.
  • A group of TEEA Members
  • Children participating in an environmental education lessons led by TEEA members.

Primary Contact

Ginger Reasonover

201 Broad Street, Suite 200
Chattanooga, TN 37402
United States



The goals of environmental education are two-fold: to develop a world population that is aware of and concerned about the environment and its associated problems; and to develop a world population that has the knowledge, skills, attitudes, motivations, and commitment to work individually and collectively toward solutions of current environmental problems and the prevention of new ones. The Tennessee Environmental Education Association (TEEA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to implementation of the above goals since 1978.

Specifically, TEEA's purpose is to:

  • Promote environmental education programs throughout Tennessee;
  • Promote the sharing of information about environmental education programs;
  • Promote research, development and evaluation of environmental education materials, programs and activities;
  • Promote public sensitivity to the natural environment through interpretation and interpretive programs; and
  • Promote public understanding and support of environmental education programs and activities.

In accordance with this statement of purpose, TEEA assists in the development and coordination of environmental education programs and activities; assists in the development of leadership in the public schools of Tennessee to implement environmental education throughout the curriculum; lends support to and seeks cooperation from institutions, organizations and agencies in matters that pertain to environmental education; and represents its membership in matters of mutual concern which involve environmental education programs and activities.



ACE: Volunteer and Community Engagement Member -...

August 3, 2021

American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the National...


Teacher Naturalist

July 8, 2021

Tremont Institute is looking for a Teacher Naturalist to work year-round with a caring team of...


Nature Preschool Teacher

July 7, 2021

A New Leaf is a unique Reggio Emilia inspired nature school experience, serving children ages 2 – 5...


Healing the Creek that Runs Through the Heart of...

June 4, 2021

The Cumberland River basin sits within the third most biodiverse freshwater ecosystem in the world...


Forest Homeschool Teacher

May 27, 2021

Wauhatchie School is seeking an enthusiastic Forest School Teacher to foster and facilitate...


Forest PreSchool Teacher

May 14, 2021

Forest Preschool Teacher responsibilities include observing and assessing class interests,...