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Alberta Council for Environmental Education

ACEE was founded to help advance environmental education.  Their work is guided by the following:

Vision
Alberta is a leader in environmental education, with citizens that are informed and motivated to live more sustainably, be responsible stewards of the environment, and help ensure future generations’ quality of life.

Mission
To work collaboratively to advance environmental education in Alberta.

Resources:

Environmental Education Resource Centre – a searchable database to find the many environmental education resources – search by topic and grade level

Grants, Contests and Awards – find grants for school environmental projects, contests and awards

Curriculum for a Sustainable Future – you can provide the direct link to this resource

Get Outside and Play Early Childhood Network – The Get Outside and Play Early Childhood Network works to ensure all young children 0-6 years old, their families and educators in Alberta have access to engaging outdoor play experiences.

Alberta Education curriculum alignment for environmental topics – Until the new curriculum is implemented, teachers and environmental educators are working with the current curriculum that has many opportunities for including environmental education. Alberta Education provided a summary of the environmental education links in the current programs of study.