Environmental Education (PreK-12)

Pivotal Moments


The quarterly newsletter from the Hermiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center (HAREC).

Statewide Outdoor School program is up and running with new OSU leader and funding process

News Story

Sep 28, 2017
New statewide program will provide outdoor education to Oregon's fifth- or sixth-graders

By Gail Wells

4-H surf clubs and camps promote environmental stewardship and physical activity

News Story

Jul 15, 2014
OSU's 4-H Surfing Outdoor Stewardship Program introduces kids to a sport that not only builds their physical fitness but also helps them develop stronger relationships with the ocean and their communities

Nyssa schools and SMILE students design native plant outdoor classroom

News Story

Jan 20, 2012
Sixty students in the SMILE club, have enhanced their understanding of design principles, teamwork and project management.

Educator's guide uses gardening as a learning tool

News Story

Sep 16, 2011
A new publication from OSU Extension shows how a full-circle approach to tending gardens on school grounds can help students understand how soil, plants and people are connected.