Latest Outdoor education Stories

2011-05-02 08:02:00

LANDER, Wyo., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Take it from experts who have trained U.S. military, NASA astronauts, extreme athletes, Olympians and outdoor enthusiasts on just about every type of terrain found on our planet: when it comes to the wilderness, a little preparation goes a long way.

2011-04-26 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Va. April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Resources and its award-winning environmental education program, Project Plant It!, will celebrate a milestone in April with the ceremonial planting of the 100,000th tree distributed to students since the program was launched in 2007.

2011-04-22 12:35:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection today announced that it has awarded more than $538,000 in Environmental Education Grants to 102 non-profits, schools, universities and conservation districts across Pennsylvania. Grant recipients will use the funding to develop projects such as hosting sustainability workshops, holding nature programs for children, and implementing environmental education programs in their communities.

2011-04-11 15:56:48

An Indiana University study examining the adoption of environmental education by schools in Israel, measured by Green School Certification, found that school change was assisted by community-based grassroots efforts, not just 'top-down' school policy.

2011-03-03 11:00:00

NEW YORK, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SHAPE®, the #1 women's active lifestyle magazine, is excited to announce the first ever Diva Dash created in partnership with Adventure Fit.

2011-01-18 10:10:00

Study of Chinese citizens says jobs more important than salary when it comes to pro-environmental behavior.

2011-01-11 08:22:00

$1.4 million in Grants from the Nellie Mae Education Foundation will support efforts to put students at the center of learning QUINCY, Mass., Jan.

2010-12-02 00:00:48

Grant Supports Launch of Environmental Education Teacher-Training Program at Nonprofit’s Santa Monica Mountains Campus. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 1, 2010 NatureBridge, the largest residential environmental education partner of the National Park Service, announced today receipt of a $30,000 grant from The Boeing Company.

2010-11-30 12:01:00

Volunteer Appreciation Gala to Take Place on December 3 in Denver DENVER, Nov.

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