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Welcome to Outdoor Environmental Education Programs

We, the staff at Outdoor Environmental Education Programs, are committed to:

  • providing outdoor learning experiences through the MCPS curriculum that increase students ’ content and process knowledge
  • nurturing awareness, appreciation, and stewardship for the natural environment
  • building the capacity of MCPS educators to teach environmental education using the outdoors as a classroom 

Announcements & News

Grade 6 Residential Open House at the LE Smith Center is on Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 from 5:30pm - 8pm. 


Click on the Flyer for more details! 


Open House Flyer in Amharic, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese.


The Fall Workshop Schedule will be available soon!


Take a look at this amazing Citizen Science guide!


Maryland State Department of Education's Environmental Education Program and Environmental Literacy Curriculum are on the web.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 27
6th Grade Organizer Meeting

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