ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION NEWS
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NPLD: Volunteer of the Year Award & Photo Contest Deadline
The Green in your Backyard Woods
Enter the Fascinating Feathers Challenge
PEEC's November & December Events
JOIN US to Celebrate Women & Wildlife Awards and 40 Years of Endangered Species Protection
BirdSpotter Photo Contest Starting Soon
Green Ribbon Schools Award
2014 Land Ethics Award Nomination Information
Game-On For The Environment; $56,000 to Schools
Do you know a 5th grader with a love of wildlife?
2014 Green Ribbon Schools Launch!
Don't Miss These Upcoming Programs with Raritan Headwaters Association!
Nature activities, fall and winter, from the Nature Center of Cape May
Fall Programs for Adults at Trailside
Fall 2013 Programs at E.C. Environmental Center
EMPLOYMENT, INTERNSHIP & VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Environmental Job Portal: "Sustainable Careers"
2014 SBMWA Teacher-Naturalist internships
Open position in environmental education
Job Announcement: Naturalist-in-Residence
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Tenafly Nature Center
Hundreds of volunteers needed to work with community groups for a fall clean-up of Lake Hopatcong
FUNDING, GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS
$200,000 in grant money now available!
62 Sustainable Jersey Small Grants Awarded to NJ Towns
American Public Health Association adopts 17 new policy statements at Annual Meeting
Christie Administration Recognizes New Jersey Environmental Leaders at 14th Annual Awards Ceremony at State Museum
NJA: Pete Dunne Announces New Role
Christie Administration Honors New Jersey's Recycling Leaders
How to Stay Afloat in New Jersey
Bringing the Sharing Economy to the Classroom
Cornell Research Finds PCBs Alter Birdsong
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & CLASSROOM MATERIALS
HOFNOD Training in December
Jan. 10, 2014: Barnegat Bay Watershed Education and Outreach Retreat
Give the Gift of Environmental Understanding to Yourself and Others
2014 Environmental Stewards Program
Digest from Growing School Gardens at edWeb.net
Children's Environmental Health Webinar Archives Now Available
NJDEP Black Bear Education Website & Free Curriculum Available
Landscape Project Training and Information Session Dec. 3
2014 ANJEE Conference to Feature Keynote Address by Dr. T. Colin Campbell
PAEE October Newsletter
ANJEE's 29th Annual Environmental Education Conference
Project WET and WOW Workshops Available
Become a Rutgers Environmental Steward in 2014
New BBP Wetlands Video on YouTube
Project Dragonfly's Global Field Master's Program
Growing School Gardens Upcoming Webinars
EPA Releases New Climate Science Lesson Plans for Middle School Classrooms
Basic Training Course for Wildlife Rehabilitation Offered
Upcoming WET workshops
Teacher Workshops at Morris County Parks
Sustainable Jersey In the News, Dec. 2013
NAAEE: EE-News for November 27, 2013
Sign up now for State and Local Webcasts on Communications for Climate and Clean Energy Programs
NWF: Awesome Autumn Activities
Duke Farms Foundation: How about a walk in a winter wonderland with your students?
What's New at the Alliance for Childhood?
NAAEE: EE-News for November 6, 2013
Cornell Lab eNews: New Live Cams and Website Kick Off FeederWatch Season
Green Knight Newsletter for November
The Beauty of Pollination
Green Technology and Sustainability: It's All About the Future at County Vocational-Technical Schools
Earth Gauge News: How Extreme Weather Influences Fall Foliage and More!
Coming Up for EE Week 2014
26 October 2013 Earth Science Sites of the Week
Scientists Ask for Help in Tracking Feathered Friends
TIDEings for Teachers: Educator Newsletter
Cornell Lab eNews: A 1-Ounce Bird Resurfaces, 2 Years and 10,000 Miles Later
5 October 2013 Science Sites of the Week
NAAEE: EE-News for October 2, 2013
Great Places: From Farm to Closet
Green Knight Newsletter: News and Events for October
September 2013 Newsletter: Sustainable Jersey
FREE Upcoming NESTA-NOVA webinars & 28 September 2013 Science Sites of the Week
COASTodian Newsletter - Fall 2013 Issue
Watch Video: A Life Changed by Nature
Family and Community Circle Newsletter - September 2013
Sept. News from Raritan Headwaters Association
September 2013: NJ Farm To School Network News
EE-News for September 18, 2013
New Book on Risk in Children's Play!
14 September 2013 Earth Science Sites of the Week & Earth 2 Class Workshop Series
South Street Seaport School Programs
Food Chain: Back to the School Garden
Cornell Lab eNews: Learn "Seagullese" in This 4-Minute Video
Great Places: Celebrate Animals
Green Knight Newsletter: News and Events for August
Getting the Word Out!
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Marc Rogoff, Environmental Education Specialist
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P.O. Box 402
Trenton, NJ 08625