Useful Links

The list below includes links to National Park Service and partner websites for teachers. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but it will get you started discovering National Park Service resources for both teachers and students.

National Park Service

National park curriculum-based learning tools, teaching resources, online activities, and junior ranger programs for all teachers and learners.

Northeast Temperate Network
Inventories and monitors the natural resources of 13 National Park Service sites located within the temperate deciduous forest biome.

Research Learning Centers
National Park Service centers for linking science and education.

Teaching with Historic Places
Using properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places to enliven history, social studies, geography, civics, and other subjects.

Views of the National Parks
Virtual experiences, exhibits, and knowledge centers relating to NPS resources.

Designed for learners of all ages who want to discover the wonders of the National Park Service


National Park Service Partners

Interactive virtual national park visits, trip journal worksheets, "ask an expert," and live web chats

Hands on the Land
A national network of field classrooms connecting students, teachers, and parents to their public lands and waterways

National Park Foundation

Student Conservation Association


General Environmental and Natural Resource Education

Children & Nature Network
Building a movement to connect children and nature—A peer-to-peer network of researchers and individuals, educators, and organizations dedicated to children's health and well being


National Environmental Education and Training Foundation

National Park Geology Teacher Resources

North American Association for Environmental Education

Project Learning Tree

Project WET

Project WILD

State Education and Environmental Roundtable

Take It Outside

Wilderness Education

Last updated: January 11, 2016

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