New York State Outdoor Education Association

2213 Professional Studies Building
PO Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
United States


Our Mission

NYSOEA is a professional organization that promotes interdisciplinary life-long learning in,

for, and about the outdoors and seeks to inspire appreciation of the environment by all people.

Our Goals

  • We promote public awareness of the value of outdoor and environmental education and interpretation.
  • We foster a lifelong appreciation and sense of stewardship for the environment.
  • We help classroom teachers and youth leaders use the outdoors to enrich their curricula and programs.
  • We assist our members in expanding their knowledge and skills in using the environment for responsible educational purposes.
  • We act as a unified voice supporting the fields of environmental education, outdoor education, interpretation and outdoor recreation.



Environmental Educator / Naturalist

September 22, 2022

Where does seaweed look for a job? In the kelp-wanted section :) Join our dynamic team of...


Project Assistant, K-12 Program at the Cornell...

September 2, 2022

The Project Assistant supports the K-12 Program Team in outreach and communication to educators...


NEEF VISTA - Gateway National Recreation Area

September 1, 2022

Join Gateway National Recreation Area's Education team as an AmeriCorps VISTA member! In this...


Seasonal Educator

August 30, 2022

Our seasonal educators lead educational programs throughout the park and our urban farm.


New Position: 1st-5th Grade Teacher/Curriculum...

August 29, 2022

*New Hybrid Position: teaching 1st-5th grade students in a NY Sun Works greenhouse classroom +...


Environmental Educator

August 24, 2022

Baltimore Woods Nature Center is a leader in facilitating opportunities for people to build...