WELCOME TO LEEF
The League of Environmental Educators in Florida (LEEF) is the professional organization for environmental education in Florida- advancing environmental literacy and promoting stewardship.
We are an independent volunteer run non-profit, and the state affiliate to the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE).
Your LEEF Board is here for you and we want to support you however we can during this challenging time, both personally and professionally.
Please let us know what you need from us, and how to best communicate that information to you.
In the meantime, we have put together a list of resources that we think you will find helpful. This is a working document that will continue to grow.
Our best wishes for health and joy and peace during this time, and always.
Our annual conference that we were forced to cancel due to Covid-19 has been RESCHEDULED for April 22-25, 2021 at the Florida Elks Youth Camp in Umatilla.
Stay tuned for more information coming soon about registration and presentations.
AN INTERDISCIPLINARY FIELD
Any educator incorporating environmental issues in their classes or programs is an environmental educator.
Environmental education is a cross-cutting field, spanning subject areas like STEM, the humanities, and the arts.
Our 200+ members work in diverse settings, including: schools, nature centers, zoos, youth organizations, science research stations, and universities.
Excellence in education requires excellent educators.
Join us and let's work together to create a more sustainable and equitable Florida.
WHY IS EE IMPORTANT?
LEEF SOCIAL MEDIA FEED
Founded in 1983, the League of Environmental Educators in Florida is the professional association for individuals and organizations dedicated to the cause of environmental education in Florida. We are the state affiliate for North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), an organization that brings together those interested in the study and enjoyment of our natural world and one that has promoted excellence in environmental education throughout North America and the world for over four decades.
The League of Environmental Educators in Florida is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
© 2020 by the League of Environmental Educators in Florida.