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WILD Facilitator of the Year goes to…

Dr. Dennis Yockers!! Earlier this summer the WI DNR WILD program announced that long time WAEE member and long time WILD facilitator, Dr. Dennis Yockers, was awarded the Facilitator of the Year award. This is a great honor for an … Continue reading

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WAEE Awards – Student of the Year Award

One of my favorite awards that WAEE gives out each year is the Student of the Year Award. “For 6-12 and post secondary students. Presented for outstanding student involvement in the field of environmental education and academic excellence.” WAEE Awards … Continue reading

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WAEE Awards – David Engleson WAEE Award

In an effort to convince you all that there are amazing educators around you that deserve to be recognized with one of the environmental education awards offered by WAEE I am going to highlight each award and share some thoughts … Continue reading

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Congrats to two WAEE Members!

Sandra Vander Veldon, the newest WAEE Board member, is a founding teacher at the Fox River Academy, in the Appleton School District.  And she recently won the EPA’s Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators. This award recognizes “outstanding kindergarten through grade … Continue reading

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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

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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

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