• Be a Part of Our 2019 Conference Program!
  • Happy Hands, Happy Hearts: Forest Day Learning at the New Mexico School for the Deaf
  • Member Spotlight: Eliza Minnucci
  • Put Your Program on the Map!

Bright Ideas

Webinar: Nature Days in K-3 Classrooms

What does nature-based learning look like in public K-3 classrooms across North America? Watch a recording of our webinar from December 12, 2018, to find out! Read More

Save the Date for Our 2019 Conference: July 31-August 3

Join us in Manchester, NH, for engaging presentations, experiential workshops, site tours, and professional networking with nature-based early childhood professionals from around the country and beyond. Read More

Early Childhood Environmental Education at 2018 NAAEE Conference

Are you planning to participate in the North American Association for Environmental Education's 47th Annual Conference (Oct 9-13, 2018)? Check out these sessions with a focus on the youngest audiences. Read More

Feature Story

Happy Hands, Happy Hearts: Forest Day Learning at the New Mexico School for the Deaf

Sally Anderson had always sought to connect Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing students with nature. So when she learned about the Forest School model, she knew she found a philosophy and practice that she could bring to her preschool program. Read More

Member Spotlight

Taking to heart Rachel Carson's The Sense of Wonder, the teachers of Live & Learn journey daily with children to enjoy and explore the pleasures of walking in a puddle or stream, digging for salamanders, and learning to appreciate what nature has to teach, and why this matters. Read More