Making Art Out of Invasive Bush Honeysuckle

Dale Dufer talks about why he makes art out of invasive bush honeysuckle, how he uses art to strike up conversations about conservation and nature, and shares his story of cultivating creative partnerships to help raise awareness. Bush Honeysuckle – It’s EVERYWHERE! “Think About...

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Green Schoolyards Community of Practice for Moving Learning Outdoors

The National COVID-19 Outdoor Learning Initiative supports schools and districts around the country in their efforts to reopen safely and equitably using outdoor spaces as strategic, cost-effective tools to increase physical distancing capacity onsite and provide access to abundant fresh air. The...

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NAAEE Annual Conference

NAAEE’s 50th-anniversary conference—to be held virtually—will celebrate the power of connection and the profound, restorative role of the natural world in our lives. Together, we’ll reflect on all we’ve learned about the power of environmental education to bring people of all backgrounds and...

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NAAEE Annual Research Symposium

NAAEE’s annual Research Symposium brings together new and experienced researchers from around the globe to explore the current state and future directions of environmental education research and advance the use of practices proven to be effective. The symposium fosters discussion and collaboration...

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DISCOVER NATURE UNLEASHED

The Discover Nature Schools program, Nature Unleashed, is a program designed to allow elementary students hands-on interactions and understanding of Missouri habitats, food webs, predator/prey relationships, and adaptations. Not only does the program meet the Missouri Department of Elementary and...

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Green Schoolyards Community of Practice for Moving Learning Outdoors

The National COVID-19 Outdoor Learning Initiative supports schools and districts around the country in their efforts to reopen safely and equitably using outdoor spaces as strategic, cost-effective tools to increase physical distancing capacity onsite and provide access to abundant fresh air. The...

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NATURE UNHOOKED, DISCOVER NATURE SCHOOLS IN SW MISSOURI

Hands-on and inquiry based aquatic investigation is the “hook”.  Discover Nature School’s Nature Unhooked program is our middle school unit for teaching outdoors.  This aquatics teacher course will cover a variety of engaging activities and suitable project based learning...

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DISCOVER NATURE SCHOOLS: NATURE UNLEASHED TEACHER WORKSHOP

Wanting to learn more about Discover Nature Schools for your 3rd-5th graders?! Maybe your wanting to certify in the DNS Nature Unleashed curriculum to take advantage of great activities and grants? Join us for a Discover Nature Schools Teacher Workshop on the Nature Unleashed Unit. This unit is...

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SOUTHEAST VIRTUAL: NATURE UNHOOKED (6TH-8TH GRADES)

Nature Unhooked: This is a program for 6th-8th grade teachers. This hands-on, inquiry-based teacher workshop will be an engaging foundation for the Nature Unhooked lessons. The materials are aligned to the Missouri Learning Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards. We will discover the...

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MACON MIDDLE SCHOOL UNHOOKED TRAINING

Nature Unhooked: This is a program for 6th-8th grade teachers. This hands-on, inquiry-based teacher workshop will be an engaging foundation for the Nature Unhooked lessons. The materials are aligned to the Missouri Learning Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards. We will discover the...

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