Launching, Managing and Sustaining an Outdoor School ProgramPDF and Flash versions available.

Environmental Education Member Organizations:
North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE)
Established in 1971, NAAEE is a network of professionals and students working in the field of environmental education throughout North America.

A project of NAAEE, EE-Link is the primary portal to environmental education resources and information on the Internet. Specific resources include a calendar of EE events in North America, jobs for environmental educators, grant links and resources for the classroom.

National Project for Excellence in Environmental Education
A project of NAAEE, the National Project for Excellence in Environmental Education has established standards for the development of balanced, scientifically accurate, and comprehensive environmental education programs.

Environmental Protection Agency – Office of Environmental Education
The EPA Office of Environmental Education is advancing and supporting education efforts to develop an environmentally conscious and responsible public and inspiring personal responsibility in caring for the environment.

Evaluation Resources:
Bennett, D.B. 1984. Evaluating EE in Schools: A Practical Guide for Teachers. UNESCO-UNEP.

Frechtling, J. 2002.The 2002 User Friendly Handbook for Project Evaluation. National Science Foundation.

My Environmental Education Evaluation Resource Assistant. Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

Simmons, B. 2004. Designing Evaluation for Education Projects. Washington, D.C.: NOAA Office of Education and Sustainable Development.

W.K. Kellogg Foundation. 1998. W.K. Kellogg Foundation Evaluation Handbook. 

On-Line Environmental Education Evaluation Course
Applied Environmental Education Program Evaluation. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP).

Budgets We Loved: Sample Outdoor School Proposal Budgets

Fern Ridge Outdoor School Sample Budget

Lincoln County Outdoor Education Group Sample Budget

Philomath Outdoor School Sample Budget