• Environmental Education Resources

    Field Trips Opportunities

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    Patuxent River Park Programs

    Watkins Nature Center
    National Colonial Farm

     

    Professional Development Opportunities

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    MAEOE Environmental Training 
    Alice Ferguson Foundation Bridging the Watershed

     

     

    Resources from DNR

    The Benefits of Environmental Education for K-12 from NAAEE:
    An introduction to the Stanford study and the short video can be found here: https://naaee.org/our-work/programs/eeworks.
    More information is here: https://naaee.org/eepro/research/eeworks/benefits-environmental-education-k-12.

     
    Information on Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA):
    U.S. Dept of Education info page: https://www.ed.gov/essa?src=feature
    Maryland State Dept of Education info page: http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/about/Pages/DAPI/ESSA/index.aspx


    Community Green Space Guide:
    http://dnr.maryland.gov/cin/Pages/GreenSpaceGuide/home.aspx

    Please check it out and take the short survey -- to give DNR feedback about the guide / site and to provide info if you have a project that we should consider highlighting.

     Children in Nature Action List 2017: Maryland Partnership for Children In Nature – Actions for 2017