Category Archives: Recognition

Lessons In Leadership: Victoria Rydberg

“I want kids to be thinkers, to consider their actions, and to live consciously. I want them to understand that what they do every day has impacts on people around the world. I use the environment to do this because … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Lessons In Leadership: Dr. Jennie Lane

“Other people have helped by pushing and enabling me; by holding the bar high for me.  If I had my way, I would still be back in the backroom typing activity guides.”  ~Dr. Jennie Lane Jennie Lane is Director for the Wisconsin … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Remembering David Engleson

The following letter has been posted by Wisconsin Environmental Education Foundation President, Janet Brandt, in remembrance of David Engleson, one of WAEE’s co-founders. On behalf of our members, I would like to join Janet in acknowledging all Dave has done … Continue reading

Posted in General Information, Recognition | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Lessons in Leadership: Sandy Vander Velden

“Too many of us are waiting around for someone else to implement a magic bullet solution.  The change we need and want is going to come down to hard work and having the will and determination to do it.” –Sandy … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let’s Recognize the Outstanding in our State!

WAEE helps to promote EE in the state of WI by giving out environmental education awards to amazing educators around the state. We want to recognize those educators that go above and beyond to make sure their students are environmentally … Continue reading

Posted in Awards and Grants, Recognition | Leave a comment

2012 Richard C. Bartlett Environmental Education Award

It is so important that we recognize those teachers that are really succeeding in the classroom. Take some time to look around your life, your children’s lives and in your community to see if anyone fits this criteria. I know … Continue reading

Posted in Awards and Grants, Recognition | Tagged | Leave a comment

Lessons in Leadership: Jeremy Solin

“Change is not driven just by people in official leadership positions; anyone who is willing to step up and make something happen can be a leader.” — Jeremy Solin Recognizing the critical role of leaders in advancing education for environmental … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Big Help wants to recognize student-led green school projects

Nickelodeon’s “The Big Help” is partnering with National Wildlife Federation, National Environmental Education Foundation, and the National Education Association Trust this year.  Their goal is to find out about environmental projects kids are doing in schools. The Big Help wants to hear all about … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lessons in Leadership: Tory Bahe

“If you have something you want to be more active in or you have a goal in mind, just do it.” – Tory Bahe Recognizing the critical role of leaders in advancing education for environmental literacy and sustainability, The Wisconsin … Continue reading

Posted in Recognition | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments