National Project for Excellence in Environmental Education,
initiated by NAAEE in 1993, has developed a series of Guidelines that set the
standards for high-quality environmental education. Each of these publications
was developed by a diverse team of professionals, and each has gone through a
substantive review by thousands of professionals prior to its publication.
Through the National Project for Excellence in Environmental
Education, NAAEE is taking the lead in establishing guidelines for the
development of balanced, scientifically accurate, and comprehensive
environmental education programs. Quality environmental education programs help
develop an environmentally literate citizenry that can compete in our global
economy; has the skills, knowledge, and inclinations to make well-informed
choices; and exercises the rights and responsibilities of members of a
The latest versions of printed materials in the
Guidelines for Excellence series are posted on this Web site, and you
can download them for free. However, if you want to purchase a bound copy, go to
the NAAEE Publications order page. The purchase price does not include postage.