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.


Oct. 15, SUNY New Paltz, Nell Irvin Painter on “Sojourner Truth as Historical Person, Photographic Portrait, & American Icon.” Details.

Nov. 5-8, Solid Roots: 2015 NYS Outdoor Education Association conference, Camp Mariah, Fishkill. Details.

4th graders can now get free passes to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks, through Every Kid in a Park, a new White House initiative.