Expanding Environmental Literacy and Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience (MWEE) Implementation Capacity Across Pa.

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This statewide project builds capacity for environmental literacy and stewardship of the Chesapeake Bay and other watersheds in Pennsylvania by expanding the inclusion and implementation of environmental education, particularly MWEEs, in schools.

Funded by: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Project Leads: Steven C. Kerlin; Tamara Peffer (Pa. Department
of Education)

Collaborators: Mandy Nix; Bert Myers and Allison Acevedo (Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection); Jessica Kester (Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Educators); Carissa Longo (Pennsylvania Bureau of State Parks); Nanette Marcum-Dietrich (Millersville University); Jenn Fetter (Penn State Extension); Paul Joyce (West Chester Area School District)

Project Years: 2020, 2021