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Spring-o!

Check out this fun event for kids in Stevens Point this Sunday from 1-3:30pm.  I believe they are looking for volunteers to run scavenger hunt stations as well if you are in the area.  Beware, though…it’s messy! ;) Check out … Continue reading

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Seeking High-school Respondents for State Parks Careers Survye

UW-Stevens Point professor Kristin Floress is seeking help from high school teachers and their students to complete a survey for her research in collaboration with Wisconsin State Parks.  The letter below describes more about the research, which will help to … Continue reading

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Lake Superior Youth Symposium

This event looks like a great opportunity for students and teachers to connect with the Great Lakes and each other.  Check out this press release and the Lake Superior Youth Symposium website for more information! Press release from the website: … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Schools Nominated for National Green Ribbon Award

Four Wisconsin schools have recently been nominated for the U.S. Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools award.  The nomination was made by State Superintendent Tony Evers several weeks ago, and included Jefferson Elementary-Fox River Academy in the Appleton Area School … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Master Naturalist Program Launches

Beginning this month, Wisconsin will officially have a volunteer Master Naturalist Program.  Wisconsin Master Naturalists (WIMN) will provide service in the areas of education & interpretation, stewardship, and citizen science.  The training is ofered to anyone interested in natural resources … Continue reading

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Universities Going Green

Hi folks! Here is a neat “infographic” that was recently shared with us from master-of-education.org.  The direct link to the infographic: http://www.master-of-education.org/sustainability/    

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Digital Learning Day and Environmental Education

As Environmental Educators, we sometimes have a dichotomous relationship with technology.  On the one hand, we may want to wrench our students from their ever-present devices and get them out into nature – on the other, we recognize technology as … Continue reading

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The Latest in EE Apps

For all You Nature-Loving Techies, or Tech-Savvy Nature Buffs  Ok, Smartphone users, if  you’re in EE and haven’t heard of these apps yet, get excited.  You may just want to read this post with device in hand.  Several folks have … Continue reading

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Next Generation Science Standards – Give Your Feedback

As Environmental Educators, we often make connections to – or deal directly with – science topics and standards.  From now through January 29th, we have a very unique opportunity to contribute to the development of the Next Generation Science Standards … Continue reading

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Mentorship Program – January 2013

Seeking EE Guidance?  Looking to Impart EE Wisdom? WAEE’s Mentorship Program could be the place to start.  This post is for current participants or those interested in connecting with a mentor or mentee.  The WAEE Mentorship Program seeks to connect … Continue reading

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