The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition (ICEC) is a non-profit organization with a long-standing tradition of providing professional development to formal and non-formal educators in conservation and environmental education. ICEC is the unifying voice for conservation and environmental education in Iowa. Individuals, organizations, and agencies interested in promoting conservation and environmental education in Iowa are key players in the success of ICEC.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 IAN-ICEC Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education! These awards recognize the best of environmental education in Iowa. As always, we had an incredible group of nominees from across the state, representing outstanding programs and individual contributions in the field of conservation and environmental education. Congratulations to all who... Continue reading
Equity and Inclusion in Environmental Education – Virtual Winter Learning Series Click here for full Virtual Winter Learning Series Schedule and Registration Join ICEC in the complicated, sometimes uncomfortable, ultimately joyful work of making Iowa’s conservation education community more inclusive and welcoming to all. Self-guided readings, modules, and on-demand webinars lay a foundation for understanding.... Continue reading
Equity and Inclusion in Environmental Education Click here for full Virtual Winter Learning Series Schedule Join ICEC in the complicated, sometimes uncomfortable, ultimately joyful work of making Iowa’s conservation education community more inclusive and welcoming to all. Free and open to all – please register for scheduled events! Keynote Presentation: Dr. Carolyn Finney, Skin in... Continue reading
It’s that time of year! ICEC is the professional membership organization for conservation and environmental educators in Iowa. Please continue to be a part of our community. Basic annual membership begins at the $30 level or $20 for students. Membership needs to be paid by the end of January 2023. Members can also contribute additional... Continue reading
Below are the candidate statements for ICEC’s Executive Committee nominees for the 2021-2023 term. ICEC’s members are asked to review the statements. All current members are eligible to vote and will receive the voting link via the November newsletter and follow-up email. If you are a current member and did not receive the newsletter or... Continue reading
Have you or someone you know done something great for conservation or environmental education (CE / EE) in Iowa? Nominate them (or yourself) for an IAN-ICEC Award for Excellence in Environmental Education! These awards are a great way to recognize the wonderful things happening in CE / EE in Iowa. Learn more and download the... Continue reading