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INDIVIDUAL PUBLICATIONS CAN BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY. The Guidelines for Excellence Series Set includes six publications providing recommendations for a variety of different topics, including community engagement, instructional materials development, and the design and implementation of environmental education programs.

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NAAEE is in the early stages of developing a set of guidelines focusing on climate change education and climate justice as part of the Guidelines for Excellence series. As with all of the others sets of guidelines, these will be developed using a public participatory process involving opportunities to review and provide input. If you would like to learn about updates in our process and provide input into drafts, please complete the following Google form: https://forms.gle/HpZjxepxAgN3Y2LG6

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We invite you to attend our full-day in-person pre-conference workshop during October’s NAAEE Conference on Wednesday, October 12, 8:30 AM–4:30 PM MST. Workshop registration fees (approximately $130) are waived and lunch is provided through ee360 scholarship funding. You can find the detailed description below. Please let us know if you have any questions or particular excitement at ee360@antioch.edu!

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Join us for our return to an in-person gathering in beautiful Tucson or participate online with our virtual program. NAAEE’s 2022 conference will focus on the powerful role education can play in creating healthier communities and tackling today’s complex environmental and social issues. Register today!

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What makes an effective outdoor learning experience? Join the Environmental Education Alliance of Georgia and The Outdoor Learning Store on Wednesday, August 24 at 7 PM Eastern Time to contribute your expertise and ideas regarding best practices in outdoor learning.

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Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 7:00pm

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Join us for our return to an in-person gathering in beautiful Tucson or participate online with our virtual program. NAAEE’s 2022 conference will focus on the powerful role education can play in creating healthier communities and tackling today’s complex environmental and social issues. Register today!

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Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 12:00am to Saturday, October 15, 2022, 11:59pm

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Deadline: August 8. Do you know of an individual or organization that has accomplished great things in environmental education? You probably do! This is your chance to recognize the wonderful work of incredibly hardworking individuals and organizations for the benefit of the environment.

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El Yunque National Forest in Puerto Rico is engaging community members in environmental education, stewardship, and land co-management. This video case study documents some community engagement efforts. Learn from El Yunque staff, collaborators, and community members, and think about how your own programs are involving communities in planning and implementation of educational and conservation projects.

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NAAEE seeks volunteers to review proposals for the 51st Annual Conference and 19th Annual Research Symposium. Reviewers should have at least five years of experience in the field.

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 5:00pm

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The NAAEE 2022 Call for Presentations is open! Join us in Tucson, Arizona for the annual Research Symposium (October 11–12) and Conference (October 12–15).

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 12:00am

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Moderator Endorsed: Guidelines for Excellence

Environmental Education Programs: Guidelines for Excellence comprises a set of recommendations for developing and administering high quality environmental education programs. These recommendations provide a tool that can be used to ensure a firm foundation for new programs or to inform improvements in existing ones. The overall goal of these guidelines is to facilitate a superior educational process leading to the social and environmental quality that people desire.

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2021 Ocean Literacy Summit
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The Ocean Literacy Summit is a biennial conference that brings together educators and scientists from across New England and surrounding states for the purpose of sharing new marine science and oceanographic developments along with new approaches and successful programs for teaching ocean science in both school and informal educational settings. To demonstrate the power of collaboration and communication among professionals in these sectors, all of the Summit’s concurrent sessions feature scientists and educators as co-presenters.

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Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 8:30am to Thursday, November 11, 2021, 4:00pm

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On December 14th, join the Whale & Dolphin Conservation as we outline how WDC and other informal education organizations can better support formal educators and students through the lens of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

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Tuesday, December 14, 2021, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

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Friday, December 10, 2021, 5:00pm

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Research shows what educators, policymakers, and parents have recognized for years: early childhood environmental education can positively impact young children’s development.

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