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Nature-Based Teacher Certification

The Eastern Region Association of Forest and Nature Schools ( offers a range of professional development opportunities to help ECE professionals deepen their understanding of nature-based ECE. We are hosting several one- and two-day training events in FL, SC, CT, NJ, and OH this winter and spring! We also offer a five-day Nature-Based Teacher Certification course (limited seats!) from July 6-10 in Maryland and July 20-24 in Florida this summer. Our PD is led by experienced educators and naturalists who love outdoor learning and play! Learn more at

Nature-Based Teacher Certification participants discover how nature and forest schools can facilitate outdoor learning and nature play.
Nature-Based Teacher Certification
Attendees examine nature-based approaches to learning found in nature preschools, forest kindergartens, and other nature-based early learning settings.
Outdoor Teacher Retreats
Our three-day Natural Wonder Summit is a gathering for nature-based educators to share and learn from one another. We offer tours of nature-based programs and personal nature connection through local tours of a 'natural wonder', too!
Natural Wonder Summit