The growing Environmental Education program is made possible largely through donations from individuals and private organizations that support National Parks. These donations help to fund teacher workshops and curriculum materials such as:
For students participating in our curriculum-based education programs:
Some program props directly impact the learning experience for schoolchildren. These include:
Among these essentials are bus transportation to bring students to Everglades National Park for curriculum-based educational programs and other specific items we have and will continue to purchase.
These are some of the many ways the Environmental Education program is assisted by donations. more...
Did You Know?
The Everglades is not the proverbial swamp many people consider it to be. It is technically a river, flowing southwest at the slow rate of about a quarter mile per day.