• Throughout the school year, EE Week will have new opportunities and resources to help you continue Greening STEM! Register now to stay up to date as we prepare for EE Week 2015!
  • Samsung is searching for teachers and students with innovative ideas for solving problems in their local communities. Submit your proposal for this year's Solve For Tomorrow Contest for the chance to win a share of $2 million of technology.
  • NAAEE invites you to the 43rd Annual NAAEE Conference in Ottawa, Ontario. Learn, share and network with leaders in the field and some of the best and brightest in EE.
  • It is in Richard C. Bartlett’s honor that we acknowledge and celebrate the 2014 Bartlett awardees!
  • Use the map to find events that happened near you and read about some of the great activities and programs this year!

EE WEEK - APRIL 19-25, 2015

National Environmental Education Week (EE Week) is the nation's largest celebration of environmental education, inspiring environmental learning and stewardship among K-12 students. Ready to join us? Learn More >

EE Week 2014

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NAAEE invites you to the 43rd Annual NAAEE Conference in Ottawa, Ontario—Canada’s vibrant capital city. It’s a perfect venue for the gathering—a Gold LEED certified conference center overlooking Parliament Hill and set along the beautiful Rideau Canal. This year’s theme, Environmental Education: Building Momentum for the Next Chapter, reflects the ongoing thinking about the future of the field and the organization and how we can best address the growing social and environmental challenges we face as a global society.

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by Wesley Robins
Excerpts from an article published in the Washington Post on September 1

Experts say that science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education builds basic skills for all students, skills that make it easier to find a job in almost any field. The Obama administration has set a goal of producing 1 million additional STEM undergraduate degree holders by 2022, with an emphasis on teaching students how to explore the scientific method and to increase critical thinking at early ages.

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NEEF is the nation’s leading organization in lifelong environmental learning, connecting people to knowledge they use to improve the quality of their lives and the health of the planet. NEEF sees a future where by 2022, 300 million Americans actively use environmental knowledge to ensure the well-being of the earth and its people. Learn more at neefusa.org..