Join E3 and Mountains to Sound July 27th for a Regional Environment and Sustainability Education Network Meeting in Ellensburg 8:30-Noon. Reserve your free seat today!

NatureBridge offering partnership opportunity in Social-Emotional Learning
As interest in SEL grows nationally, classroom teachers, district leaders, and parents increasingly demand attention to social and emotional skill development.

With funding from the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, NatureBridge is convening a group of organizations over the course of a year (mid-2018 to mid-2019) to collaboratively work through the question of how to most effectively incorporate SEL frameworks, research, and preferred practices into residential EE programming. Learn more, or apply.

NAAEE EE Awards for Outstanding Individuals & Organizations
The nominations deadline is August 3.
Do you know of an individual or organization that has accomplished great things in environmental education? You probably do! You probably know multiple people or organizations. This is your chance to recognize the wonderful work of incredibly hardworking individuals and organizations for the benefit of the environment. Go to NAAEE to learn more.

NAAEE Annual Conference in Spokane WA

Registration is Open! The 47th Annual North American Association of Environmental Education Conference is in Spokane October 10-13th, 2018.

Come early to learn from the pre-conference Research Symposium October 9-10.

You can now Register, Reserve Conference Exhibit space or buy a Conference program Ad. It's a great way to reach up to 1,000 environment and sustainability educators.

  ...learning in and about our environment...

...learning in and about our environment...

E3 Washington supports environmental and sustainability education (ESE) for all WA students.

E3 serves as a...

Catalyst: advocating for strong environment and sustainability education policies;

Convener: supporting teachers and other educators with networks, and resources;

and Communicator: sharing ESE teaching resources, partnerships, learning opportunities and a calendar of events. 

 In 2018, E3:

·       Worked with our partners to help Governor Jay Inslee pass a $4 Million appropriation to support climate literacy through Next Generation Science Standards, more here

·       Cosponsored the Science, Climate and Environment Day inaugural event drawing students from across WA to showcase their climate research projects at the State Capitol;

·       Is co-hosting the North American Association for Environmental Education 2018 national conference, October 9-13, 2018, in Spokane. EE: A Force for the Future is expected to draw over 1,000 environmental educators from across the country and around the world. Register Today!

E3 works to increase and equitably distribute ESE programs, resources and opportunities for educators and students across WA. Join E3 if you want to support our work.

Washington achieved a major victory for climate education and K-12 students across the state

With the signing of ESSB 6032 March 27, 2018, Governor Inslee achieved a major victory for Washington climate education and K-12.  With this bill, Washington also advances to leading the nation in K-12 climate science education having become the first state in the country to dedicate significant support for climate education. 

E3 Washington: Educators for Environment, Equity and the Economy

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