ACEE in the News

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Groups push for more emphasis on climate change in Alberta curriculum - Global News Calgary, November 4, 2017

des élèves de 14 écoles albertaines présentent leurs 150 projets pour préserver l'environnement - Radio Canada, November 4, 2017

Thomson and Reading: Choose your school trustee carefully. - Calgary Herald, October 16, 2017

Weaselhead bioblitz aims to count every species. Are you in? - Calgary Sun, June 20, 2017

Calgarians are invited to take part in massive nature count - Calgary Herald, June 20, 2017

ACEE recognized for outstanding environmental education achievements by 2017 Emerald Awards - Calgary Metro News, June 9, 2017

Stettler celebrated Get Outside and Play Week with a community amazing race - Stettler Independent, June 3, 2017

Getting kids to Play Outside is a 21st Century Challenge - Calgary Herald, June 1, 2017

Edmonton Schools show Environmental Leadership - Ebuzz (Bullfrog enewsletter), May 31, 2017

Outdoor play is celebrated during Get Outside and Play Week - CTV Morning Live, May 25, 2017

Alberta Students show Climate Leadership through 150 unique projects - Global News Edmonton, April 22, 2017

Pincher Creek Green School participants improve Beauvais Lake - Pincher Creek Echo, January 24, 2017

When it comes to Climate Leadership, don't forget the children - Edmonton Journal, October 11, 2016

Alberta Students want Schools to become Models of Sustainability - HuffPost Canada, September 9, 2016

ACEE workshop spurs demand for Forest Schools - Calgary Herald, May 23, 2016

Inspiring Education? Bring it on! - Calgary Herald Opinion piece, June 16, 2010

Environmental Projects Urged for School Children - Calgary Herald, May 9, 2009

Press Releases

Alberta Council for Environmental Education recognized for outstanding environmental achievements by 2017 Emerald Awards - June 7, 2017

PC Alberta leadership candidates support environmental education - September 15, 2011

Cenovus Energy to support environmental education - November 24, 2010

New poll indicates Alberta failing to prepare youth to solve environmental challenges in the 21st century - May 7, 2010

Albertans want government to increase environmental education in school - May 8, 2009

Albertans want government to take more action on environmental education in schools - May 7, 2009