Our Strategies


  • Aligns the actions of EE providers across the state through effective communication and networking

  • Articulates a vision for the field of environmental education in Maine and acts as the voice of Maine EE professionals at both the regional and national level

  • Collaborates across sector to advance policies that align with our mission and vision

  • Nurtures emerging leadership to increase innovation and secure a resilient and robust future

  • Acts to build a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive sector

  • Mobilizes funding in an equitable manner to support the advancement of the field

  • Supports shared efforts and research-based best practice around evaluation

  • Facilitates partnerships between formal and informal education providers

  • Advances environmental literacy through the sharing of research-based best practices

  • Builds public will and support for environmental education through federal and statewide advocacy and policy work