A nonprofit publication of the Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism

Berea recognized by NAAEE with 2019 Outstanding Service to Environmental Education award

Berea College has been recognized by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) with the 2019 Outstanding Service to Environmental Education by an Organization award for incorporating environmental education into its sustainability initiatives. Berea College has sustainably managed 9,000 acres of forestland for more than 100 years and started the Berea College Forest Outreach...

Newly certified professional environmental educators recognized at Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort

Twenty environmental educators from across the Commonwealth graduated from the Kentucky Environmental Education Council’s (KEEC) Professional Environmental Educator Certification (PEEC) program at a ceremony at the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort on Monday. KEEC, an agency within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, is one of only three national certification programs accredited...