Assistant Director, Natural Start Alliance
Roles at NAAEE
Betty has a Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of New Hampshire and is currently Senior Advisor for the Natural Start Alliance, NAAEE's early childhood program. In addition to being a classroom teacher for more than 15 years (in the US, Taiwan, China, and South Africa), Betty also worked in the field of environmental education for 25 years. She worked with Judy Braus at World Wildlife Fund, and prior to that, Betty worked at other environmental NGOs, including National Wildlife Federation and as Director of Project Wild. She currently lives in Kittery, Maine, and in her spare time, Betty’s hobbies include traveling, photography, sailing, swimming, and walking.
Betty Olivolo created International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education (IJECEE) Volume 10, Number 2 on July 12, 2023.
Betty Olivolo created International Journal of Early Childhood Environmental Education on April 6, 2023.
Betty Olivolo created Natural History Week: Unraveling the Shoals’ Secrets, Straight from the Scientists on March 9, 2023.
Betty Olivolo liked Spirituality as an Essential Way of Knowing on January 4, 2023
Betty Olivolo liked Experience Nature-Based Education Around the World on January 4, 2023