Welcome to Vermont SWEEP
Vermont SWEEP (Vermont State-Wide Environmental Education Programs) is a coalition of dozens of organizations and individuals promoting environmental education in Vermont. SWEEP's purpose is to foster environmental appreciation and understanding in order to enable Vermonters to make responsible decisions affecting the environment
We welcome you to learn more about SWEEP, our members, and about environmental and sustainability education in Vermont. SWEEP members include environmental organizations, teachers & schools, outdoor educators, museums, farm & forest centers, nature centers, youth leaders, parents, and many others.
Wellborn Leadership Conference & New England Environmental Education Alliance Conference
November 1-3, 2018 • Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, Vermont
Connect with environmental educators from across New England as we come together around our shared work of building environmentally resilient and just communities.
Wellborn Hub, Vermont SWEEP, and New Hampshire Environmental Educators are Coming Together to present this year’s New England Environmental Education Alliance (NEEEA) Conference. The Wellborn Hub will host sessions on Thursday, November 1 that are aligned to their mission of working to ensure all Upper Valley schools have access to high-quality place-based ecology education. NEEEA hosted sessions will begin on Thursday afternoon with field trips, and will continue on Friday and Saturday with concurrent sessions being offered both days.
Become a SWEEP Member or Renew Today!
As Vermont’s statewide environmental education alliance, SWEEP supports high-quality education about the environment for all ages. SWEEP serves as a network for information and resources, provides professional development for formal and non-formal educators to improve environmental literacy in Vermont, and advocates for positive Environmental Education policies and programs. We need your membership support to achieve these goals.
As a SWEEP member, you will join an incredible group of people who are invested in making EE the best it can be in Vermont. As a member, you and your organization will be listed (and linked)* on the SWEEP website. SWEEP hosts two energizing statewide gatherings each year as well as other professional development events, produces two digital enewsletters, and maintains a Facebook page and listserv for sharing ideas and events. SWEEP is a lead partner in creating and implementing an environmental literacy plan for Vermont, working in collaboration with the other six New England states.
SWEEP also represents Vermont in the New England Environmental Education Alliance (NEEEA). Your SWEEP membership qualifies your for a discount at the annual NEEEA conference.