Celebration of Excellence in Environmental Education

The 2020 Celebration of Excellence in Environmental Education will take place in conjunction with the

WAEE Fall Annual Conference in November, 2020. Stay tuned for more details.



WAEE Award categories include:

  • Aldo Leopold Award
  • David Engleson WAEE Award
  • Eco-Justice Award 
  • Earthguard Award
  • Formal Educator of the Year
  • Non-Formal Educator of the Year
  • Administrator of the Year
  • Student of the Year Award

Awards are also presented by:

Award winners are recognized through:

Acknowledgement in the WAEE newsletter and on the WAEE website, engraved plaque, and formal recognition at the WAEE Awards banquet. Award winners receive complementary registration for the Excellence in Environmental Education Awards Banquet.

Meet Past WAEE Award Winners

WAEE partners with Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education (WCEE) and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to host this event.

Thank you to our 2019 Event Sponsors:


Bronze Level 


Copper Level 


Community Level