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

Friday, May 6, last day to apply for Watershed Forestry Institute for Teachers.

This year’s THV institute, Find Your Park, Museum, Historic Site: Gain a Classroom, July 26-28. Overview. Register.

May 21, Hyde Park: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Conserving Migratory Fish, Chris Bowser, estuary educator, NYS DEC.

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