Get Ready for EE Week 2016, April 17-23!

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 >

News from EE Week 2015

Read about some of the highlighted events from EE Week 2015!

Greening STEM

Explore environmental education as an engaging, hands-on portal to STEM learning.

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Guest blog post contributed by Jennifer Palmer

What better way to visualize and share the story of climate science than through the lens of a world-renowned photographer and adventurer? Critically acclaimed photographer, James Balog—featured in the Emmy-Award winning documentary film Chasing Ice—is the founder of Earth Vision Institute and Extreme Ice Survey.

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By Shedd Aquarium Teen Learning Lab educators

For teenagers in the 21st century, learning happens everywhere:  in school, online and across a variety of communities.  Throughout these learning environments, teens have access to tools and technologies built specifically to help them customize their experiences, such as Duolingo, Khan Academy, Instructables,, and even YouTube. All of these are designed with one key principle in mind: learner choice.

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Samsung joins NEEF

Samsung partners with NEEF to support a dynamic learning space for educators and students.

A Message From Arne Duncan

Hear from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the importance of environmental education.

Engineering and Our Planet

Tapping into our student’s interest in STEM can solve the environmental challenges of tomorrow.

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Engineering Apps and Games

Discover new, digital resources that explore the application of engineering to sustainable solutions for a healthier planet and healthier people.

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