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EE Week 2017 Snapshot

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National Environmental Education Week

Join us for EE Week: April 23-29, 2018!
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The official national sponsor of national environmental education week


How You Celebrated

How we celebrated EE Week 2017
How We Celebrated

How we celebrated EE Week 2017

EE Week 2017 Activities

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017: Kick Off Day!

It’s the nationwide Kick Off of National Environmental Education Week. Events and projects will take place across the country in classrooms, after-school clubs, parks, aquariums, museums, and other formal and informal educational settings this week.

Ways We Celebrated:

Monday, April 24th, 2017: EE & Educators

We’ll share resources such as, toolkits and activity guides both formal and informal educators can use to make environmental learning come alive.

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Tuesday, April 25th, 2017: EE Every Day

You’ll find our EE inspired calendar with 12 ideas, one a month, to keep you engaged every day in stewarding our essential natural resources, connecting more deeply to the natural world, or doing your part to address an environmental challenge.

Ways We Celebrated:

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017: EE & Children

Find our top 3 list of easy upcycled projects to do with children. What’s upcycling? Reusing discarded objects or materials to create something even better. Old newspapers can become great baskets, coffee K cups, planters.

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Thursday, April 27th, 2017: EE Every Way

EE is a means to improve lives, protect the environment, and prepare all Americans to address 21st century environmental challenges.

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Friday, April 28th, 2017: Bright Spots in EE

In honor of EE Week, NEEF is updating its 2015 Environmental Literacy Report and renewing the call for bright spots in the field of environmental education. Tell us your story.

Saturday, April 29th, 2017: EE & Deeper Connections to Nature

EE more deeply connects us to the natural world. Explore the health benefits of connecting to nature.

Ways We Celebrated:

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Hands on the Land Toolkit

A tookit created specifically for EE Week 2017 featuring activity guides incorporating our public lands from wetlands to urban forests to caves.
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12 Ways to Celebrate EE Calendar

An EE inspired calendar created to keep you engaged in activities all year long.
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Three Easy Upcycle Projects

Our top 3 list of easy upcycling projects to do with children.
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