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Welcome to AEEA
Arkansas Environmental Education Association (AEEA) is the only statewide network of environmental educators and is proud to serve as the Arkansas affiliate of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). Join fellow educators from across the many diverse regions of Arkansas in elevating environmental and outdoor learning!
AEEA champions access to environmental education, builds community among professionals, provides support to educators, and drives excellence in the field of environmental and outdoor education in Arkansas.
For 25 years, AEEA has been committed to providing resources, support, and opportunities for collaboration and networking.
Winter Outdoor Learning Virtual Workshops
Description: The Outdoor Learning Store, in partnership with AEEA and many other environmental education organizations, announces the lineup of the winter workshops series. In addition to ideas and inspiration, all participants will receive a certificate of...
Mini-grant Applications Open
Deadline: November 11, 2022. Description: The Arkansas Environmental Education Association is soliciting proposals of up to $500 for AEEA’s Environmental Education Mini-grant Program. The program is designed to support, enhance, and expand the implementation of...
Sunday, October 2 - Saturday, October 8 , 2022 Description: Join the statewide effort to document life while raising funds to support AEEA at this year’s inaugural Observ-a-thon! This fun and adventurous event pairs citizen science with a traditional pledge fund...
Educators Go Outside for 5
In Collaboration with the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) Affiliate Network, the Arkansas Environmental Education Association (AEEA) has launched a pledge campaign called Outside for 5 encouraging teachers and educators to engage in...
AEEA Awards Three Mini-Grants to Nonprofit and Schools
AEEA provides mini-grants to schools and nonprofit organizations that are providing environmental and outdoor education around the state. Learn about the three 2023 recipients below and the inspiring work they are conducting. Formal Education - Mann Magnet Middle...
AEEA Seeking Nominations for 2023 Outstanding Environmental Educators
Each year AEEA recognizes educators who have demonstrated leadership, creativity, and dedication to environmental and outdoor education. Individuals may be recognized in one of three categories. Outstanding Environmental Educator – Formal Education The nominee must be...