Thank you, Mr. President

Written by Celeste Royer Director of Environmental Education Over the last century and a half, our forefathers had the wisdom to preserve open space as public lands for all citizens to enjoy. Today, we have the opportunity to visit local or national parks to enjoy the...

The Natural Classroom

Written by Celeste Royer Director of Environmental Education Do you have wonderful childhood memories of playing in the outdoors? Perhaps you collected leaves and studied their shapes and colors, or you turned over rocks and logs along the creek looking for bugs, or...

Developing Environmental Literacy

Written by Celeste Royer Director of Environmental Education   Every person relies on the environment for food, water, clean air, natural resources, and much more.  The environment (natural or built) provides students an engaging and real-life context for learning and...