MEEA Environmental Educator – Level 1

Requirements- Knowledge

After the application is accepted, a candidate is required to pass six multiple choice quizzes to demonstrate knowledge of key areas. The online quizzes consist of 30 multiple choice questions selected randomly from a test bank of 80 to 139 questions. To pass a candidate must have a score of 26 out of 30 correct. The quizzes themselves are free to take, and can be taken multiple times until they are passed.

Once the certification coordinator receives documentation of a passing score and required fees, a notice that the quiz was completed will be posted on her or his certification web page and recorded in the electronic and paper files.

Applicants may study all the questions in advance by downloading the study guide questions posted below.

When you have a score on a quiz you are satisfied with, click the download link on the lower right, save the document and send a copy to Then go here to pay for registering the quiz.

Quiz 1: The Living Environment Study Guide

Quiz 2: Earth as a Physical System Study Guide

Quiz 3: Humans and Their Societies Study Guide

Quiz 4: Environment and Society

Quiz 5: Fundamentals of Environmental Education Study Guide

Quiz 6: Missouri Natural and Cultural History Study Guide

NAAEE Requirements Met

1.2.1 Demonstrate understanding of processes and systems of a) biological change, b) cycles, physical processes that shape the earth and energy flow, c) biodiversity, d) cultural, political and economic systems, e) human interactions with the environment, f) ecological consequences

1.2.2 Demonstrate knowledge of the certifying state and bioregion’s natural and cultural histories

1.3.1 Differentiate between an environmental event, problem and issue