Outdoor Ed. News & Articles

Winter 2009-10 Photocontest

Post photos | Recently added | Most views | Top rated We are delighted to announce the Winter 2009-10 Photo-contest. We invite all visitors to the website to submit their own pictures depicting the spirit and essence of winter. The…

Board Meeting Minutes

The Board of Directors holds a conference call on the first Thursday of each month and meets in person about four times per year.  Here are the minutes from the board meeting of 5-November, 2009

Letter to our Affiliates

NYSOEA has been a leader in outdoor and environmental education since 1968. Now at an ever increasing pace, outdoor learning and environmental education has become cutting-edge pedagogy as more and more people are connecting or reconnecting with the natural world.…

Toyota International Teacher Program

Greetings from the Institute of International Education! We are pleased to announce that the application is now available for the 2010 Toyota International Teacher Program to Costa Rica, a fully-funded professional development program for U.S. educators. Funded by Toyota Motor…

2010 Richard C. Bartlett Award

The Richard C. Bartlett Award is presented annually by the National Environmental Education Foundation to an outstanding teacher who has successfully integrated environmental education into his or her daily curriculum. The 2010 prize will be given to a high school…

Warm-Blooded Plants

http://www.damninteresting.com/ Warm-Blooded Plants Written by Cynthia Wood on 02 January 2007 If you live in the Northeastern US, and you walk in the woods on spring mornings, you’re likely to see a skunk cabbage. Indeed, you might see a skunk…

Go outside and play

go outside and play From: Mother Earth News http://www.motherearthnews.com/Happy-Homesteader/Go-Outside.aspx THE HAPPY HOMESTEADER Self-reliance and sustainability in the 21st century. Go Outside and Play! 8/6/2008 1:51:00 PM By Heidi Hunt Do you stand in the backyard or on the front porch…

Become a Member

Now you can subscribe or renew your NYSOEA memberships online. NYSOEA is pleased to be offering three categories of memberships with specific membership benefits and sponsorship levels. Step 1. : Nominating for Non-Institutional Memberships Individual – $ 30.00Family – $…

Our History

NYSOEA is the professional membership organization supporting outdoor and environmental education and interpretive services in New York State since 1968. NYS Outdoor Education Association Mission NYSOEA is a professional organization that promotes interdisciplinary life-long learning in, for, and about the…

Our Mission and Goal

Our Mission NYSOEA is a professional organization that promotes interdisciplinary life-long learning in, for, and about the outdoors and seeks to inspire appreciation of the environment by all people. Our Goals We promote public awareness of the value of outdoor…