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Environmental Educator of the Year Awarded to an Environmental Education (EE) professional or classroom teacher who creates and implements successful EE activities; promotes individual and societal environmental responsibility; and inspires others to take action through individual or group projects at a school or within the local community.
Outstanding Organization of the Year Awarded to an organization for exceptional work in, or support of, the field of outdoor and environmental education, plus its dedication to using the outdoors and natural world as a catalyst to expand environmental appreciation in the children and adults of Connecticut.
Excellence in Environmental Stewardship Awarded to an individual, group, or organization that has engaged and motivated the public to protect the environment. By participating in advocacy, research, education, political action, public outreach or similar work, the recipient(s) will have made a strong impact in promoting environmental literacy and education, inspiring others to become stewards of the natural world, and/or providing leadership to the state of Connecticut and the COEEA community regarding environmental initiatives.
THE SELECTION PROCESS:All materials are due by March 9. Nominations will be reviewed and ranked by the Awards Committee of the COEEA board. All nominators will be notified immediately following final selection.
COEEA awards will be presented during lunch at the Annual Conference on March 22, 2018 at Yale University’s Kroon Hall.
Thank you for submitting a nomination.