The EEANM team is releasing two new EE resources—our new Statewide Inventory of K-12 EE Programs and the Best Practices Tool for EE Program Development—and asking for community feedback by February 15, 2018. Continue Reading →
We were pleased to honor the following members of our EE Community at our EE Celebration last month.
Rising EE Star – Hannah Perry
Outstanding Environmental Educator – Kelly Steinberg
Outstanding Environmental Education Organization-Pajarito Enviro. Education Center
Outstanding Service to EE – Molly Madden and Jamie Radenbaugh
Dr. Richard W. Becker Award of Excellence in EE – Selena Connealy
Congratulations and thank you for your work and dedication!
Over the last couple of months, EEANM has been moving into our first official office space!
As our office space at the Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge continues to be developed, we have been offered a fantastic space at the Albert I Pierce Foundation Office Continue Reading →
As we brace for the spring winds and teeter between warm days that draw us out to the garden and chilly days with snow dustings, we at EEANM are gearing up for a season full of opportunities designed to inspire.
Please mark your calendars for New Mexico’s Statewide Environmental Literacy Summit on November 9 and 10, 2017. Continue Reading →
The Dr. Richard W. Becker Award honors outstanding educators in New Mexico who are influencing students through environmental education and service learning. Our 2016 honorees are Steve Glass, CNM biology instructor and retired public works program manager, and Siobhan Niklasson, Education Programs Director at Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC). Continue Reading →
EEANM is very pleased to announce that Kathryn Venzor, Education Curator at the Albuquerque BioPark, is the winner of the 2016 Outstanding Service to EE!
Kathryn has served on EEANM’s Board of Directors since 2013 and stepped into the role of Board President in 2014. She has contributed a great deal to EE in New Mexico and there is no one more deserving of this honor. Continue Reading →
This month, our featured members are also the pilot candidates in our EE Certification Program. Applications are now open for our 2016-17 class of certified environmental educators. Read more and apply here.
Tammy grew up playing near the ocean and in the woods of Massachusetts. A self-described “mountain person,” she was drawn to the allure of a teacher intern program in Santa Fe. When her career as a 4th grade classroom teacher left her wanting more, she decided to combine her interest in social causes, love of the outdoors, and teaching skills for a new pursuit in environmental education.
Tammy is passionate about getting students outdoors for first-hand experience. “This is the best way to appreciate the environment and to care for it,” she says. As a child, her family instilled those values in her. She is motivated to create those same outdoor opportunities for her audiences, knowing that not every child would get them otherwise. Continue Reading →