We help educators discover, appreciate, and share the region’s natural, historic, and cultural treasures with children and youth. And, foster collaboration among schools and informal learning sites like museums and parks. More.

What’s new

New, simpler Explore Award application. Take a look.

Still looking for a 2017 calendar? We’ve got one from New York Recycles featuring students’ art. Free on request.

Free passes for 4th graders & their families. Visit national and NYS recreation areas and parks with Every Kid in a Park.