Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
For More Information
To locate other environmental education organizations, check the Encyclopedia of Associations, available through most libraries. If you're a UIUC affiliate, search now.
Environmental Education Groups
Center for Great Lakes Environmental Education
Leads awareness of and access to information about Great Lakes environmental subjects by promoting learning links for teachers, students and other stakeholders in the international Great Lakes-St. Lawrence basin ecosystem.
Environmental Association for Great Lakes Education (EAGLE)
EAGLE's mission is to provide education and promote activism to develop community awareness and involvement aimed at protecting and restoring the Great Lakes ecosystem. Good source for Great Lakes news but not a lot of classroom specific information.
Environmental Education Association of Illinois
Illinois affiliate of the North American Association for Environmental Education.
National Environmental Education & Training Foundation
Non-profit, private organization that develops and supports environmental learning programs to meet social goals, such as improved health, better education, and "greener," more profitable business.
North American Association for Environmental Education
A network of professionals, students, and volunteers working in the field of environmental education throughout North America and in over 55 countries around the world. Membership includes a subscription to "Environmental Communicator."
Project Learning Tree
PLT uses the forest as a "window" on the world to increase students' environmental understanding; stimulate students' critical and creative thinking; and develop students' ability to make informed decisions on environmental issues.
Project WET: Water Education for Teachers
An international, interdisciplinary, water education program for formal and nonformal educators of students 5 to 18. Includes links to educational materials, an events calendar, education standards, and other information.
Interdisciplinary, supplementary environmental and conservation education program forK-12 educators.