Woman posing with a turtle
Empowering Women in STEM Fields
Jennifer founded Women for Wildlife in 2016 to support, unite, and empower women around the world in the field of wildlife conservation. She spoke to us about how she got started in wildlife...
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Students at the watershed in Teaneck, New Jersey
Greening STEM and Inquiry-Based Education
A conversation with Terrence Williams, Principal at Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Teaneck, New Jersey National Environmental Education (EE) Week is the nation’s largest celebration of...
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Kid observing log
Encouraging Youth Engagement with the Outdoors
A conversation with Juan Martinez from the Children & Nature Network National Environmental Education (EE) Week is the nation’s largest celebration of Environmental Education. Launched in 2004,...
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Bees pollinating
Test Your Pollinator Knowledge!
Although National Pollinator Week occurs June 22-28, 2020, spring gardening season offers a timely opportunity to talk about the important work of these special little creatures. Here at NEEF, we...
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50th Anniversary of Earth Day
Celebrate Earth Day's 50th Anniversary
Created in 1970, Earth Day mobilized millions of Americans to demand a more responsible approach to living in harmony with our planet. Celebrated annually on April 22, Earth Day encourages...
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Masked people
Staying Safe, Healthy, and Entertained During the Coronavirus
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, NEEF has included some resources and things for you to do during this time.
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Girl in a garden in the mud
Tap into the Power of Rain
As the nation's largest celebration of environmental education, NEEF’s National Environmental Education Week brings together partnerships with educators, students, government agencies, businesses,...
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Women in STEM: Ruth Benerito, Grace Hopper, Lillian Gilbreth, Katherine Johnson
Shining the Spotlight on Women in STEM
Check out our collection of online educational resources for Women's History Month, a celebration of the vital role women play in shaping America.
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NEEF Staff at NPLD; Vernessa and Allison
Resources for Improving Your Health, Courtesy of NEEF
Through our programs and initiatives, NEEF aims to increase your understanding of how the environment affects your daily life. We want to reduce the physical and cultural barriers to spending time...
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