Summit held February 8th in Portland

Join fellow leaders with diverse backgrounds in education, healthcare, business, non-profit, natural resources, government, conservation, and outdoor education to deepen your understanding of the importance of getting students outside.


Please join us for a day of collaboration, networking, and action!


Learn about the research-supported benefits associated with time spent outdoors.

Discover how others work to successfully engage youth in active outdoor learning. Develop ideas and plans to integrate into your own programs, schools, and communities.

Connect with other local leaders. Form new partnerships to champion outdoor learning as an integral part of education that empowers children of all backgrounds and abilities.


This event is free, but registration is required. Please register by January 20th, 2017.


For more information, visit the Outdoor Education Summits website.


Questions? Please contact Alicia Brady,


Contributed by: Mark Nystrom | AOC Energy, Environment & Land Use Policy Manager