The Center for Environmental Education has many strong
relationships and partnerships with non-profit organizations who
share our mission and vision for an environmentally healthy future.
We live at Unity College in Unity, Maine and continue to maintain
strong ties to Antioch University New England, our previous home for 11
years. New partnerships are in the process of being forged. Please stay tuned to our
growing associations and partners.
Unity College in Unity Maine
Unity College is the current home of the Center for
Environmental Education. The Center operates as an exclusive yet
additive entity within this supportive academic environment.
Unity is a leader in the environmental movement, focused on
sustainability in the classroom and in the real world. Our
friendly campus community is full of active learners—both
students and teachers—who collaborate in creating adventures
that help you grow personally and professionally.
Unity is a college for contemporary times. Founded in 1965,
we’ve been around long enough to know what we’re doing while we
focus on contemporary issues and the future of the planet. We’re
located on 225 wooded acres of farmland overlooking Unity Pond
in the village of Unity, Maine, home to 1,800 friendly folks.
Just over 500 eclectic, adventuresome students study here with
nearly 60 dedicated, professional, outdoor-loving faculty
members. And the whole state of Maine serves as our hands-on
At Unity College, you learn by doing, through active and
collaborative adventures that balance theory and practice. You
can live your passion and make a difference in others’ lives and
in the natural world. And you’ll develop your leadership skills
in a welcoming, friendly community. We know you’ll like it here!
Antioch University New England in Keene, NH
Antioch University New England (formerly Antioch New England
Graduate School) is a dynamic, innovative institution offering
scholarly, practice-oriented, values-based graduate study.
Antioch New England serves 1,200 students and remains, by
design, a small graduate school closely linked to the region,
with national and global connections through its students,
institutional concerns. Our alumni, over 8,000 in number,
constitute a strong network in leadership positions throughout
New England, the United States, and the world. Many maintain an
active involvement with ANE. “We challenge our community to
improve the quality of life locally and globally through
research, community action, professional service, and
stewardship of the natural world.”
At Antioch New England, the Antioch legacy of high academic
standards, integration of work and study, commitment to bypassed
populations, and learner responsibility are intertwined with the
New England traditions of self-reliance, small-community values,
private action for the public good, respect for learning, and
the development of the intellect.
Campaign for Environmental Literacy
The Campaign for Environmental Literacy
with a voice, and the tools, to advocate for increased federal funding for environmental education.
is the first advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening national policy and legislation
for environmental, ocean, conservation and sustainability education. Launched in 2005, CEL’s partners and members have helped restore over $25 million in funding cuts for environmental education. Over the past few years, CEL’s work has included: restoring funding for the EPA’s Office of Environmental Education
; protecting and increasing funding for NOAA’s Office of Education and Sustainable Development
; supporting passage of the Higher Education Sustainability Act
; and supporting passage of the No Child Left Inside Act
Visit the website for information
about current legislative campaigns. Visit the discussion
site to read, and to participate in the discussion. Join the campaign to act as an advocate
, receiving email alerts when your voice is needed.